A Latin American woman with American Indian blood.
- Cholos and cholas in early twentieth-century Bolivia drank chicha during baptism, vacations, and funeral ceremonies.
- Other cholos and cholas believed that the occupation of chicha seller inherently meant untrustworthiness when it came to money.
- Urban, socially integrated cholos and cholas became the focal point for the increasing tide of racism.
Mid 19th century: American Spanish (see cholo).
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