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Acuña, Rodolfo, 16 Alpine, Texas, 26 American G.I. Forum, 3, 64, 138, 168, 179, 183–185, 191–192, 209; and Lamar Elementary School meeting, 64–65; and pledge to bury Felix Longoria in Corpus Christi, 62–63, 110, 144, 156 Anderson, Jack, 154 Anglos, 5–7, 9, 11, 20, 30; attitudes of, toward Dr. Héctor García and Senator Lyndon Johnson, 76–77, 130–135, 139, 154–157, 167–168; and educational segregation, 32– 35; and Longoria dispute, 116, 130–132, 139, 144, 148–150, 179, 185, 190; political culture of, 147, 151–155; prejudice of, 22, 24–25, 32, 35, 64–65, 68, 73, 75, 77–78, 84–85, 96, 102–103, 107–109, 114, 118–120, 126–128, 130, 133, 139–144, 148–150, 169, 177, 179– 180, 183, 185–186, 188, 191; and residential segregation, 26–29; and the term gringo, 16 Arlington National Cemetery, 66, 70, 134, 144, 150–151, 156, 158, 169–170, 178–179, 184–185, 187– 188, 193, 206 Army Air Corps, 152 Austin, Stephen F., 17 Austin American, 70, 75 Barrera Barber Shop, Corpus Christi, 183 Bentsen, Lloyd, Jr., 64, 163–164 Bentsen, Lloyd, Sr., 163 Berlanga, Hugo, 111 Bexar County Council of the American Legion, 70–73 Bishop, Clifford, 81 Black, Hugo, 154 INDEX 10-T2443-INX 12/9/02 3:26 PM Page 263 F E L I X L O N G O R I A ’ S W A K E 264 Blackmon, Ann Fair, 34–35, 190– 191 Blucher, Gladys, 62 Bonacich, Edna, 218–219n47 “Border Thinking,” 20, 201, 211 Boyd, Bryan, 134–135 Bracero program, 22–24, 108–109, 197; creation of, 165; and Longoria dispute, 147–148, 159–168, 173, 176–177, 179, 192 Brown, Stuart Gary, 82 Brown Berets, 110 Buchanan, James, 82 Burney, Cecil, 25 Busby, Horace, 157, 187, 189 Campbell, Jay, 132 Campbellton Tejanos, 183 Canales, J. T., 117–118, 122 Caprestan, Delmira, 183 Caro, Robert, 93–94, 154 Carranza, Venustiano, 118 Caseres, Gilbert, 65 Castañeda, Dr. Carlos, 122 Cheatham, Tom, 170, 173 Chicago Daily Tribune, 80 Chicanismo, 110 Christian, Carole, 118, 132, 208 Churchill, James T. E., 70 Cisneros, Henry, 111 Cisneros, Tony, 183 Class bias, 212–213 Cold War, 83, 207 Collins, Grace, 101 Colonias, 3 Confederate States of America, 151 Conjunto, 31 Connally, John, 69, 137–138, 154, 156–158, 162 Corpus Christi, Texas, 1–4, 7, 145; and Mexican American activism, 111, 117 Corpus Christi Caller, 63, 137, 149– 150, 155, 174 Corpus Christi Shoe Hospital, 182 Correo da Manha, 73 Corrido: the Longoria incident and oral tradition, 211, 252n44 Cortez, Gregorio, 145 Cortez, R. A., 75, 115 Cortina War, 18–19, 210 Cosío Villegas, Daniel, 83 Cotulla, Texas, 93–94, 148–149 Cox, George W., 52 Cunningham, Cecil, 132–133 Dallas Morning News, 75 Dallek, Robert, 94 Dancy, Oscar, 160 Daniel, Price, 64 Davis, Carol, 94 De la Peña, Héctor, 35, 61, 63, 198 De León, Arnoldo, 20, 116 De Luna, Margarito, 55, 242n96 Democratic National Convention of 1939, 153 Detroit Free Press, 80–81 Díaz, Juan, 132 Díaz, Porfirio, 19, 21 Drozd, E. R., 132 El Eco de México, 65 El Nacional, 73, 167 El Paso Times, 166 El Popular, 73, 167 El Universal, 167 Ellison, Ralph, 240n60 Estrada, Pablo, 181, 249n9 Ethnocentrism, 11, 16, 29, 32, 68– 69, 73, 75, 85, 108–109, 141, 144, 191–193, 196–198, 212–213; and meaning of ethnicity in South Texas, 222–223n12, 224–225n23; and patriotism, 149–150, 208, 210–211; and split labor markets, 218–219n47; and Texas politics, 151 Ewing, D. F. S., 183 Ewing, F. S., 183 Excelsior, 167 Farley, R. H., 71–72 Floore, Shag, 134–135 Flores, Armando, 41 Flores, G. C., 181, 249n9 Flores, George, 173–174 Fogel, Walter, 24, 29, 33 Foley, Neil, 218n44 Forrestal, James V., 64 Fort Sam Houston, 151 Frantz, Joe Bertram, 243–244n29, 244–245n39 Galván, Frank, 127 Gamio, Manuel, 97 García, C. P., 100 10-T2443-INX 12/9/02 3:26 PM Page 264 I N D E X 265 García, Cleotilde, 100–101 García, Dahlia, 100 García, Daniel, 94 García, Emilia, 100 García, Faustina, 98, 100 García, Gus, 170, 173, 175 García, Héctor Pérez, 1–3, 5, 10–12, 21, 35, 61, 71–72, 76–77, 111– 112, 116, 132–134, 136–140, 143– 144, 148–151, 156–157, 161–162...

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9780292798595
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9780292712461
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OCLC
55895398
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288
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2012-01-01
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English
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