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The Ortiz Family - El Paso Graduation, Parade, and Rodeo scenes (1941)

Letty Carrasco

Silent | 1941

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  •  Graduation Ceremony 
  •  Puppies playing in grass 
  •  Parade 
  •  Horses running through fields 
  •  Antelope being hog-tied 
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This home movie captures scenes of a graduation ceremony, puppies playing in the yard, and a parade in downtown El Paso where many community groups from El Paso and Ysleta march or ride horses. Also included are scenes of a rodeo with a goat tying event. Do you know more about the events in this film? Let us know by leaving a comment!