The American Benevolent Society was formed in Mexico City in 1868 by the US Consul and a board of wealthy American businessmen to look after their less fortunate brethren – the Civil War veterans, ne’er do wells, and hard-luck cases who needed a hand.
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Anyone who has slogged through a meal in the DF's so-called "Chinatown" (Calle Dolores in the Centro Histórico); eaten "chao mein" that tasted like mole in roma; or paid through the nose for pseudo-Szechwan in Polanco will be happy to know that there is at least one "real" Chinese restaurant in Mexico City, with Chinese people in the kitchen and dining room.
Diana Anhalt was eight years old when her parents, who were active in many left-wing political organizations, moved the family from New York to Mexico City.This is an excerpt from her book A Gathering of Fugitives: American Political Expatriates in Mexico 1948-1965.
Explore Mazatlán's offshore islands, bird-watching in the mangrove swamps and the Sierra Madre Mountains, or sailing to Deer Island, a protected National Reserve. Wintering Gray Whales frolic offshore from January through April, a spectacular sight for whale-watchers. More >>