As detectives began closing in on Viens, he attempted to commit suicide by diving feet first off a Rancho Palos Verdes cliff.
She was born in Palo Alto, California, and moved to Palos Verdes when she was nine.
And in the midst of all this rejoicing what should sail into the harbor of Palos but the Pinta, just a few hours late!
It is about one hundred and fifty miles from Palos, if you know where that is.
But the weather that had been perfection for long and long again from Palos, now was changed.
The expedition set sail from Palos in Spain, August 3, 1492.
Once more he talked over the finding of Cathay with the priests and the sailors of Palos.
While he was there, Columbus, who had no means of communicating with him, sailed from Palos.
I suppose it was a very sorry and a very exciting morning in Palos.
The third vessel was much larger, and did not belong to Palos.