The leaders were all masked, and watched the proceedings from the roof of the alcalde's house.
"The War Trail" by Mayne Reid
The alcalde and his assistant were in a vexed state, as both had bet heavy sums on the red cock.
"The White Chief" by Mayne Reid
The principal personage was a surly, ill-tempered-looking fellow of about thirty-five, whom I discovered to be the alcalde of Finisterra.
"The World's Greatest Books, Volume 19" by Various
I was heartily glad when we at length reached the plantation of the Alcalde.
"Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine - Volume 54, No. 338, December 1843" by Various
Let him not become an alcalde unless the alcalde tries to become a cura.
"The Philippine Islands, 1493-1898 (Vol 28 of 55)" by Various
The former is called the residence of Samar, and the alcalde-mayor of this jurisdiction lives there.
"The Philippine Islands, 14931898, Volume XXXVI, 16491666" by Various
Justice was administered in the cities and in the country by judges of the first instance and by alcaldes.
"Porto Rico" by Arthur D. Hall
My companions were desirous of pushing forward, and the provisional alcalde of the village gave us a trap to take us on.
"Romantic Spain" by John Augustus O'Shea
Warning had also come down from the alcalde at Taos.
"Through Our Unknown Southwest" by Agnes C. Laut
My grandfather and his friends occupied a distinguished position in a box high above the multitude, and near that of the alcalde.
"Tales from "Blackwood"" by Various
It was too late for a call upon the Alcalde, and my venerable guide ordered supper.
"Los Gringos" by H. A. (Henry Agustus) Wise
Here he became alcalde of Santiago, and displayed great ability on several trying occasions.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 7, Slice 4" by Various
He had been twice Alcalde of Santiago de Boroco, where he resided, which is esteemed a great honour in these parts.
"The Memoirs of the Conquistador Bernal Diaz del Castillo, Vol 1 (of 2)" by Bernal Diaz del Castillo
The alcalde-mayor soon made his appearance with the other magistrates, three alguacils, and several of the inhabitants.
"The Memoirs of the Conquistador Bernal Diaz del Castillo, Vol 2 (of 2)" by Bernal Diaz del Castillo
The padrecito led the way, accompanied by the new alcaldes.
"Incidents of Travel in Yucatan, Vol. I." by John L. Stephens
We insisted upon seating the old alcalde on a chair.
"Incidents of Travel in Yucatan, Vol. II." by John L. Stephens
The alcalde addressed them.
"Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 57, No. 355, May 1845" by Various
The Alcalde of Collioure thought in epigrams, explaining his views in wise saws, Catalan, Castilian, and Provencal.
"The White Plumes of Navarre" by Samuel Rutherford Crockett
Cogolludo (p. 137) gives a complete list of the first Alcaldes and Regidores.
"History of the Spanish Conquest of Yucatan and of the Itzas" by Philip Ainsworth Means
Yet when Rafael, the alcalde's son, came to the window on moonless nights, Concha was there.
"The Firebrand" by S. R. Crockett