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Reflections of Mazatlan

Reflections: The 1927 Hurricane in Mazatlan

Reflections: The 1927 Hurricane in Mazatlan

On September 10th of 1927 a hurricane entered the Sea of Cortez and hit Mazatlan creating chaos and destruction in the city. San Francisco Chronicle published on September 20th of 1927 the following history: Ship’s guests watch seas wreck roads off Mazatlan How their vessel had to scurry for shelter from the storm that recently

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Pepe from Azteca meets The Black Eagle.

Pepe from Azteca meets The Black Eagle.

Martin Is trying to have a nap in the bus. This is going to be a long ride from Guadalupe Zacatecas to Mazatlán. It was a crazy rush to the bus stop from the soccer match. He has been working as a soccer referee for amateur matches for many years.  It is very little money

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Pepe’s life in the Colonia Azteca ( Part 2)

Pepe’s life in the Colonia Azteca ( Part 2)

Pepe and his classmates are making a racket in the school bus. They are very excited because they are going on a guided visit to the Sinaloa Court facilities in Mazatlan. School can be very boring for Pepe, but not today. They have very few opportunities of an outside classroom activity. He and the other kids

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Pepe’s life in the Colonia Azteca

Pepe’s life in the Colonia Azteca

Pepe is an 8 year old boy who lives in Mazatlan’s Colonia Azteca. Every evening he goes to play outside on the street with his friends. They don’t care that the street is not paved. They just love their soccer. Pepe’s mother Lupita is chatting with the neighbors. They gossip about the teenager who just

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