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Old 05-04-2012
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Back in 1890 something Hellman's was all the rage in Mexico, but it was hard to obtain. The population of Mexico got together and bought a large shipment. It was placed on the 3 masted schooner "Huevo Blanco" and they sailed it from New York with the intended destination being Verzcuz, Mexico. On the way the ship ran into a big storm and went down. To celebrate (or mourn) this loss they celebrate every year on the same day "sinko de mayo"...
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