* Frida Kahlo at the Border, Laredo, Texas, 1932 photo Lucienne Bloch
Laredo, Texas - Laredo has the distinction of flying seven flags (the Flag of the Republic of the Rio Grande in addition to the Six Flags of Texas). Founded in 1755, Laredo grew from a villa to the capital of the brief Republic of the Rio Grande to the largest inland port on the United States-Mexican Border. Today, it has four international bridges and one railway bridge.
some more pictures of the gorgeous ballgowns. They are century but I dont care. Century period Ball Gowns designed by Linda Leyendecker Gutierrez and Niti Volpe for the Society of Martha Washington Colonial Pageant and Ball in Laredo, Texas, 2006
https://flic.kr/p/yDQ6DU | The Whistling Cop of Laredo, Texas | Buy two - Send one - keep one. The Whistling Cop of Laredo, Texas, has a nationwide following of friends who have stopped to enjoy his imitation of bird songs while directing traffic on the streets of Laredo. Don Bartels A Koppel Card DB-370 14732