A GUIDEPOST REPRINT: “SANTIAGO — Apostle, Saint & Moor-Killer,” 25 July 1969

A GUIDEPOST REPRINT: “SANTIAGO — Apostle, Saint & Moor-Killer,” 25 July 1969 »

23 Sep, 2022
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After his original role as Apostle who spread the new gospel far and wide, Santiago Apostol, became more aptly called Santiago Matamoros (James Killer of Moors) when he took on the role of a knight errant and defender of the faith, a formidable warrior who rides in the clouds over the heads of the Spanish armies, dressed in resplendent armor, mounted on a fiery white charger and brandishing a double-edged sword, killing Moors right and left and creating panic in the enemy forces.

A GUIDEPOST REPRINT: “NEW BRIEFS, MADRID TO THE MAY POLLS”

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3 May, 2019
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News Briefs. Madrid: May Polls. Madrid: Dalí exhibition; Zaragoza: Ecologists save el Galacho

“CATALONIA IS SPAIN” FORUM (3)

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13 Dec, 2012
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Count Ramon Berenguer of Barcelona, with wife Petronilla, Queen of Aragon. (Artist unknown. Photo source: Museo del Prado via Wikimedia