|We sell stuff||The Chomko Hat|
|Entered the Union: February 14, 1912 (48)||Capital: Santa Fe|
|Origin of Name: From Mexico, “place of Mexitli,” an Aztec god or leader|
|State Nickname: Land of Enchantment||State Bird: Roadrunner|
|State Motto: Crescit eundo (It grows as it goes)||State Tree: Piñon|
|State Gem: Turquoise||State Flower: Yucca|
|State Song:“O Fair New Mexico"||State Animal: Black Bear|
|National Parks: 3 • National Forests: 7 • State Parks: 32|
|Famous for: Carlsbad Caverns, White Sands, Gila Cliff Dwellings|
|Famous New Mexicans: William "Billy the Kid" Bonney (outlaw), Ralph Bunche (Nobel Peace Prize winner), Glen Campbell (singer), Kit Carson (army scout), John Chisum (cattle king), John Denver (singer), Bo Diddley (blues guitarist), Patrick Garrett (lawman), Sid Guitierrez (astronaut), William Hanna (animator), Conrad Hilton (hotel executive), Nancy Lopez (golfer), Demi Moore (actress), Al & Bobby Unser (auto racers)|
Video of Farmington, New Mexico 1 of 1
Video of a Weather Balloon over Kirtland, New Mexico 1 of 1
IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO E-MAIL US OUR ADDRESS IS:
Didn't put a link on the e-mail address above. Don't want computers e-mailing us.
Copy and paste the e-mail address or type it in the To line of Your e-mail.
© Copyright Patsy Wydra and/or Andy Wydra 2017 - 2020.
All rights reserved.