I was only 7 1/2 years old and mad as hell to leave Cuba because my father had given me a beautiful horse for my 7th birthday. We broke-in the horse in time for me to ride him twice. The first time was a long ride all over the ranch wi..."
On March 21, 1962, my sister Magaly (age 6) and I (age 8) arrived at Miami's airport expecting to be reunited with our aunt and two older brothers who had come in July 1961,as our parents had told us. But our aunt never picked us up and eventually we we..."
November 26, 1961 arrived at Camp Matecumbe, welcomed by Minina and Cuco. Lived at the camp until released in June of 1962 upon arrival of my parents to Miami.
Coral Gables High class of '65. Diploma
Miami-Dade Junior College, Associate Degree in ..."
My name is Maria Elana Dominguez Marin. I am from Guines Cuba.
My parents are Joaquin Dominguez Jurado and Gladys Marin Jacomino de Dominguez.
I have three siblings,
I also have the most fantastic, diverse family a person could want. I' am so ble..."
After arriving from La Habana,I spent a few days in Miami with friends, waiting to catch a plane to Santiago,Chile. Flew alone, during 2 days with one extra night in Lima, Perú, after the plane broke down. Lived in Santiago until late 1970,when I had to f..."
I arrived at Miami Airport on Pan-American Airways at age 10,on Sept. 21st,1961. I was born in San Luis, Pinar del Rio and remember the rich tobacco industry and family farm in El Retiro,San Luis,tobacco growing region known as Vuelta Abajo. My family los..."
NACI EN LA CALLE PICOTA DE LA HABANA VIEJA, PERO ME CRIE EN MATANZAS. ESTUDIE EN LA ESCUELA SAGRADO CORAZON DE JESUS EN MATANZAS. DESPUES DEL TRIUNFO DE LA REVOLUCION SALI PARA LOS ESTADOS UNIDOS UN ABRIL 6 DEL 1961... RECUERDO QUE TRIUNFA LA REVOLUCION..."