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April 2011

  In this issue: General Interest Calendar of Events – April 2011 Letters to the Editor Office Bytes – Adjusting Font Size – Viavian Molick The Guernsey Literary and Potato Pie Society – Tommy Clarkson History Streets of Manzanillo – Juan Escutia – Terry Sovil Catholic Missions in Mexican and Latin America – David FritzPatrick […]

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Ken Kesey In Manzanillo

By Terry Sovil from the April 2011 Edition With the Merry Pranksters “I am in the ocean, doing nothing, just bobbing.” Kenneth Elton Kesey, September 17, 1935 to November 10, 2001, was a novelist, a psychedelic notable of the counter-culture and leader of the Merry Pranksters. He considered himself a link between the Beat Generation […]

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The Missions

By David Fitzpatrick from the April 2011 Edition The Catholic Missions in Mexico and other parts of Latin America The early Spanish colonizers of Latin America considered it important to establish a permanent, functioning, European style community as quickly as possible. Since the introduction of European Spaniards in sufficient numbers seemed difficult, if not impossible, […]

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