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date: 12 July 2020

Telles, Raymond L., Jr.locked

(5 Sept. 1915–8 Mar. 2013)
  • Maggie Rivas Rodriguez

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Telles, Raymond L., Jr. (5 Sept. 1915–8 Mar. 2013), mayor and federal government official, was born in El Paso, Texas, to Ramón Telles, a bricklayer, and Angela Lopez Telles, who operated a family grocery store in their neighborhood. Growing up in a middle-class family, Telles attended private Catholic schools in El Paso, graduating from Cathedral High School in ...

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