On the woman caught in adultery

29 03 2010

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About a hundred years ago, on March 21st, 1903, a man killed his wife in the place where the current bus station now stands. This episode, which barely occupied three columns of the police record, created, in some bizarre twist of fate, the supreme myth of the city of Salta [Argentina]. It concerns Juana Figueroa, an almost anonymous woman in life, who after her death achieved an almost legendary status.
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