Mexico: the magazine guide, Volume 1, Issue 8 (Google eBook)

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W.J. de Lamater Company, S.A., 1907
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Page 81 - Exclusive of the walls, the building measures 387 feet from north to south, 177 feet from east to west, and has an interior height of 179 feet. The...
Page 32 - ... picture in his oratory, venerating it greatly ; and Juan Diego returning to his home with two servants of the Bishop, found that his uncle had been healed of his sickness in the very hour that the Virgin declared that he was well. As quickly as possible the Bishop caused a chapel to be built upon the spot where the Virgin had appeared and where the miraculous roses had sprung up from the barren rock ; and here he placed the holy image on the 7th of February, 1532.
Page 39 - I have found them kind, gentle, hospitable, intelligent, benevolent, and brave. ... In fact, regard them in any way, and they will be found to possess the elements of a fine people, who want but peace and the stimulus of foreign emulation to bring them forward among the nations of the earth with great distinction.
Page 12 - The legislative power is vested in a Congress, consisting of a House of Representatives and a Senate ; the executive in a President, and the judicial in Federal Courts. Representatives elected...
Page 32 - ... water, which now is venerated and is an antidote to infirmities. Juan Diego waited at the entrance of the Bishop's house until he should come out, and when he appeared and the flowers were shown him, there was seen the image of the Virgin beautifully painted upon the Indian's tilma ! The Bishop placed the miraculous picture in his oratory, venerating it greatly ; and Juan Diego returning to his home with two servants of the Bishop, found that his uncle had been healed of his sickness in the very...
Page 26 - Vizcaínas (1767), consagrado a la educación femenina; la Academia de las Nobles Artes de San Carlos de la Nueva España (1783) y la Escuela de Minas (1792).
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Page 81 - The choir occupies the space between the third and fifth pairs of columns of the NAVE It is enclosed in front by a handsome railing of TUMBAGO, a composite metal of gold, silver and copper, made in Macao.

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