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Louis Erreguible
Miel A. Elustondo
Reno, Nevada
23/05/1998

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Louis Erreguible owner of the well-known Reno Basque Restaurant "Louis Basque Corner", was born in 1926, in Mauleon, Zuberoa. Louis came to America in 1948. Since then he has worked most of his life in the catering industry.

Later on Louis married to a woman from Napa, California. He refers about the days when he loved to sing with his friend Joe Mulian, particularly about the evening that he sang for Hollywood actor Clark Gable.

 

 

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Louis Erreguible


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arriving into America
the Louis Basque Corner Restaurant
singing for Clark Gable
about the future of Basques in America
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Keywords in Order of Appearance

Places

People

Topics

Years

Mauleon, Zuberoa
Tardes
Fallon
Aragon
Baigorri
Colorado
Wyoming
Reno
Eugene's Restaurant
Santa Fe Hotel
Reno
Valle del Roncal
Lerga
Isaba
Puello
Anso
Lake Tahoe
Pyramid Lake
Napa, California
Broadway
Sparks, NV
Idaho
Alex Zabalegui
Dominique Laxalt
Justo Muoz
Ormaechea
Martinez
Etxaina
Ramon Ornage
Joe Mulian
Clark Gable


 


First days in America
Shepherding
Restaurant business
Life in the US
Singing
Future of Basques

 

1926
1948
 

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