Aztec Maize

By Kirby Vickery from the May 2015 Edition Although the Conquistadors of the 1500’s would argue for gold and other hard treasure and today’s historians would argue for legumes, pepper, cocoa, or even tobacco; corn would be my vote for the greatest discovery they brought back with them. 80% of the crop in the United States goes […]

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A Backward Glance

By Kirby Vickery from the May 2015 Edition I have been putting this series together for a number of months with the help of friends both of Anglo and of Hispanic heritage. There has arisen a discussion as to the rightfulness of the northern Mexican border, its acquisition, and placement geographically. I have found an excellent article […]

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Manzanillo Sun September 2012 cover

May 2015

In this issue:    Living in Mexico Trekking with Tommy – They call me “Chicken” – Tommy Clarkson Cocos and Cocodrilos – John Chalmers Mexican Vanilla – Suzanne A. Marshall A Backward Glance – Kirby Vickery Buying a Car in Mexico – Señior Tech   Nature Rangoon Creeper – Tommy Clarkson Buccaneer Palm – Tommy Clarkson   Entertainment The Devil’s Violinist – […]

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