The University of Texas at Austin
Mexican Songs:
Identifier: e_utfc_0901
Title: Mexican Songs: 'Luz Arcos'
Description: Corrido of Lower Texas-Mexican Border, feud and execution themes; voice with guitar, 15 quatrains. Ends with fragment of 'La Paloma' in imitation of ballads about Maimilian's execution. First line: 'Luz Arcos fué ejecutado, según era su sentencia...'
City: Brownsville
County: Cameron
State: Texas
Country: United States
Date: 1954/07/28
Creator: Montelongo, Nacho (singer)
Contributor: Paredes, Americo (field recorder)
Source: UT Folklore Center Archives
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Box: 2X6a
Format: Audiotape (open reel)
Size: 7 in.