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Chapala, largest lake in Mexico, estimated area 1350 sq. miles.
Chaparral, a word derived from chaparra, a holm-oak.
Chaparreros, 546
Chapultepec, 355
Charney, Desirée, 110
Chan Santa Cruz, 43
Chato, Apache chief, 632
Chihuahua, the great frontier State, et seq. 601
desert region of, 605
Medanos of, 605
city of 607-618
cathedral of, 610
cathedral of, 611
cathedral of, 618
Mail (newspaper), 615
Chicharra [cicada), 406
Chichen, ruined city of, 95
Chichen, ruined city of, 107
engravings of, 99
engravings of, 105
Chichimecs, 634
Chilenos, 465
Chili (Capsicum annuum), 45
Chili (Capsicum annuum), 399
Chinimpas, or floating gardens, 335
Chinguerito, Indian corn brandy
Chipi-chipi, 191
Chicjuihuite, Bridge of, 203
Chiricahua Apaches, 634
haunts of, 634
pursued by General Crook, 639
on the reservation, 643
Cholula, pyramid of, 508-511
village of, 510
Church, Mexican, its wealth, 499
Church, Mexican, its wealth, 500
its present status, 291
its present status, 297
Church, of Santiago (Yucatan), 52
first in Mexico, 475
of Paso del Norte, 593
interior of, 597
of Chihuahua, 611
of Chihuahua, 618
Chupa-Mirta, myrtle-sucker, a hummingbird.
Cinchona, 207
Cinta, la, 336
Citlaltepetl, volcano of, 177
City of Mexico, 231
general view of, 231
general view of, 245
detailed description of, 232
causeways of the original, 238
the new, 354
City of the Angels, 501
City of the Pass, 566
Civilizing forces, 297
Climate of the valley of Mexico, 244
Clay heads, of Teotihuacan 485
of Mitla, 545
Coal, in the Rio Grande valley, 577
Coahuila, State of, 584
Coatlicue, Aztec deity, 294
Coatzcoalcos, province of, 156
Coca (Erythroxylon coca), 390
Cochineal, cactus and insect, 529
Cock-pit, Monterey, 573
Cocom, king of Mayapan, 95
Coco palm (Cocos nucifera), 186
Coffee, districts, 205
exports of, 209
berries, 524
Cofre de Perote, 193
Cogolludo, old historian, 102
Colear, to throw a bull over by the tail.
Columbus, off coast of Yucatan, 39
mistake of, 40
statue of, 351
French, compère, commmère.
Compañero, a, 389
Comparison of ruined cities, 75
Concessions, list of, granted to Mexican railways, 419
Concessions, list of, granted to Mexican railways, 420
Conchos River, 624
Conducta, a, 281
Conducta, a, 576
Congregationalist Missions, 298
Conquistadores (conquerors), 224
entrance of, into Mexico, 227
Convent of Tlascala, 493
Copan, ruins of, 75
statue from, 169
Copper "axes," two types of, 544
Corallitos, 628
Cordova, town of, 302
Cordova, H. de, discovers Mexico, 40
Cornish miners, 448
Corrco (mail-coach), 151
Corrida de Toros (bull-fight), 151
Corrida de Toros (bull-fight), 470
Corridor of hacienda, 65
Cortés, capture of, 326
statue of, 350
trail of army of, 386
letters of, 386, 387
letters of, 386, 387
Cotoche, Cape, 143
Cotton culture, 486
Cow, the Mexican, 384
Coyote, (Aztec coyotl,) a jackal.
Cozumel, island of, 142
Cozumel, island of, 143
Crawford, Captain of Apache scouts, 631
Creoles, number of, customs, etc., 272-279
Criollos (Creoles), type of, 277
Crook, General, arrives on frontier, 629
interview with, 630
as an Indian fighter, 637
hazardous expedition of, 637
defence of campaign of, 641
Cross, the black, 498
Cross, the black, 513
Cross, the black, 380
Cruz del Marques, 400
Crypts of Xochicalco, 411
Cuautla, town of, 442