Raquel lives in a modest brick house in Progreso, Texas, a border town less than 40 miles from Matamoros.
For comfort, for the benefit of our sick man, for the advantage of our pocket, we would be better off at Progreso than in Mérida.
The principal port, Progreso, is an open roadstead where no shelter is obtained, the old abandoned port of Sisal being superior.
Leaving my companions I went the following morning to Progreso to attend to the unlucky baggage.
We found the carnival at Progreso more natural and unpretentious, but also far more lively and amusing, than anything in Mérida.
That the Progreso birds were actually beginning a trans-Gulf flight seems inevitable.
Ostwald's new chemical nomenclature began in the May, 1910, number of Progreso.
And then the red-shirted captain stated he would like to go back to Progreso and return for us at our convenience.
This is also the principal port, and it is united by a railway to Merida and Progreso, in Yucatan.
Progreso and Mérida were visited, and our work was done upon the Mayas living near the town of Tekax.