Later, it was part of independent Mexico for a short period before becoming a U. in Spanish, is often incorrectly believed to have taken its name from the nation of Mexico.However, Spanish explorers recorded this region as New Mexico in 1563, and again in 1581, when they incorrectly believed it contained wealthy Mexican Indian cultures similar to those of the Aztec Empire.Romero had wounds to his upper chest and face consistent with a gunshot wound.
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New Mexico was only a part of the independent nation of Mexico for 27 years, 1821 through 1848.
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If you have any information as to the whereabouts of these suspects you are encouraged to contact the Raton Police Department at 575-445-2704. was completed in the 1890s (it was a multi-purpose municipal building which included offices upstairs for the mayor and other city officials, as well as jail cells in the basement), it wasn’t long before citizens were successful in convincing city fathers to establish a paid fire department.
It may be hard for many residents of the Trinidad area today to imagine, and certainly for those younger than 60 years old, but there was a time when the sudden, heavy rains that sometimes fall in the spring and summer would stir the Purgatoire River from its normal placid flow into a muddy torrent that wreaked havoc on everything in its path as it surged downstream. Pictured above are uniformed city fire- men with their hose cart in front of Firehouse # 1.