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  • When they were living in the slums of San Juan, her grandfather started an organization of tobacco workers, which had not existed previously in Puerto Rico: The men would come to our house and discuss salaries, and my abuelo was a real leader.

    Latina Power!

  • For example, the word grandfather, which is "abuelo" (which I am) could also be translated as "abuelito".

    The diminutive in Spanish in Mexico

  • My abuelo passed away almost two and a half years ago (hard to believe — it still feels so recent in my mind and heart), but my abuela is in her 90s and lives in South Florida right near my parents.

    Mind over matter

  • Here, the participants in the ceremony will sit and inhale the hot fumes of el abuelo humo—“grandfather smoke.”

    Down and Delirious in Mexico City

  • One of them looks like a bleached photograph of her abuelo Ramón; another resembles her sword boy, though aged by twenty years.

    The Lady Matador’s Hotel

  • “This one is good,” abuelo gave as his professional judgment.

    Archive 2010-03-01

  • Recuerdo a las Doctoras Rosa Helia y Guadalupe Villa, quienes han escrito varios libros bastante buenos sobre su abuelo Francisco Villa; también me acuerdo del excelente trabajo que hacen los descendientes de Plutarco Elías Calles al manejar el Fideicomiso Archivos Plutarco Elías Calles y Fernando Torreblanca; un maravilloso lugar en el que los investigadores podemos consultar los documentos del "Jefe Máximo de la Revolución".

    La Familia de Benito Ju��rez

  • Arribó acompañado por su padre, quien lo fue a buscar a Bolivia porque había fallecido el abuelo del niño, con quien éste vivía.

    Crossover Dreams: The economic rain in Spain falls heavily on immigrants

  • For the longest time, we (this is how my nanita and abuelo made their living with my father) have been migrating farmers on this land, for thousands of years we have been quien lo trabajo esta tierra.

    The Conquest and Theft of Am�rica, Pt. 13

  • Me da muchisimo gusto poder leer grandes comentarios sobre Richard Jessup mi abuelo, tuve la oportunidad de estar con el antes de Oct, 1982.

    Richard Jessup

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