A little history to start us off. The following comes from Wikopedia and is where the title comes from. The village of Mesilla was incorporated in 1848, after the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo51 moved the U.S.-Mexico border52 south of the village of Doña Ana53, placing it in the United States. A small group of citizens, unhappy at being part of the United States, decided to move south of the border. They settled in Mesilla at this time. By 1850, Mesilla was an establ...
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