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A National Disgrace: the “Trial” and Execution of Victoriano Lorenzo

Images thanks to Mr. George Chevalier

A month had passed and with no word from his people in Penonomé his desperation induced him to begin to engineer an escape. His plans were to make an attempt even if he was caught; anything was better than to wait for death to overtake him. The night of December 23rd, he thought, would be the night he would try his escape. Continue reading