Saturday, May 06, 2006
Beaumont Cinco de Mayo
Photos by Mark M. Hancock / © The Beaumont Enterprise
Gary Binderim, Democratic candidate for Texas Congressional District 2, (left) discusses immigration policy with Caleb Avila, publisher of El Perico Spanish-language newspaper, (right) during the Cinco de Mayo celebration at Riverfront Park in Beaumont on Saturday, May 6, 2006. Fewer people attended the event than in previous years.
Imelda Thompson (left) of Bridge City talks with friends Crystle Wise (center) of Groves and her mother Betty LeBlanc of Bridge City (right) during the Cinco de Mayo celebration at Riverfront Park in Beaumont. Thompson is an immigrant from Mexico.
Images are part of the faces of immigration series.