Irulegi Irratia


  • Record: II-176b
  • Piece: A06
  • Time: 00:40:09 - 00:44:30
  • Themes: smuggling
  • Summary: When he was young and before going to America, he used to smuggle horses and mules. Any old thing was smuggled; they normally used to pass through Irisarri and Esnazu. The route. When the guards discovered them, they ran away leaving the load behind them. On those occasions they lost their dayĺs wages. They were paid 5000 francs a night, while those working as farm workers in houses earned 2000 a month.