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On this day in 1880, Apolonaria Gutierrez
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married Patrick Floyd Garrett. Of this union, eight children were born, the most illustrious of which was Elizabeth Garrett, who wrote the New Mexico state anthem, O Fair New Mexico. She was an exceptional woman. Also on this day in 1869, a much darker event occurred. T.B. Catron was appointed NM Attorney General, and so the rape of the territory began. Or maybe continued.

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