ARMANDO AND INEZ – GHOSTS
This century-old story was pieced together from old-timers’ tales, newspaper accounts from Mesilla’s early days and even some private diary entries. The digging took a lot of effort, as much of Mesilla’s turbulent and often violent history became enmeshed in the tale. Here is the “ghost tale” as best we can piece together:
The first owner of the house that is now the Double Eagle Restaurant, was the Maes family.