revolucion mexicana


Tuesday, November 20th, 2012

Día de la Revolución: Pancho Villa and My Grandfather

By Tony Castro, Voxxi My grandfather, Jose Angel Castro, was 14 when he first met Pancho Villa who had fled to the northern state of Chihuahua after killing an officer of the Mexican army and stealing his horse. “He wasn’t yet Pancho Villa,” my grandfather used to say when he would tell the story. “He