Oscar J. Martínez and Mario Galdos
Border Labor History
Biographical Synopsis of Interviewee
El Paso policeman; born and reared in El Paso.
Summary of Interview
Biographical data; contact with illegal juvenile delinquents; incidents involving children ages 8-12; experiences apprehending burglars; group organization among juveniles; contact with shoe shine boys, cigarette vendors, maids, prostitutes; attitudes of Juarez authorities toward juvenile delinquents; problems on the Stanton Street bridge.
Date of Interview
Length of Interview
Length of Transcript
Interview with Benito Perez by Oscar J. Martínez and Mario Galdos, 1979, "Interview no. 643," Institute of Oral History, University of Texas at El Paso.