Work of Art: You can’t beat N.M. chile

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By Art Trujillo

When we were quite young, our paternal grandmother, who lived near Coyote Creek, passed away in the early ‘40s, we Trujillos needed to make a number of adjustments.

We lived and grew up in a house on Railroad Avenue (which we all call “Tough Street”). Uncle Juan, a life-long bachelor and army veteran, who had lived with his mother, came to stay with us, on Railroad Avenue.

It was an adjustment, as my older brother and I, who shared a foldaway bed, needed to make room for Uncle Juan.

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