The Stories

The Amazing Alburtus and Arzullia Cause a Stir in Tucumcari

The work took the Randolph family on astounding adventures. In the late 1800s, while trekking with British General Charles George (“Chinese”) Gordon in Africa, J. W. Randolph narrowly escaped from the city of Khartoum just before Mad Mullah’s siege that resulted in Chinese Gordon’s death. … Continue readingThe Amazing Alburtus and Arzullia Cause a Stir in Tucumcari

The Election

Manford stated that I had two strikes against me, one being my surname, Gallegos, in a county of over 75% Anglo names. The second was being a Catholic in a predominately protestant community. I told him, “Well, that leaves me one more strike left.”   … Continue readingThe Election