Proprietor Ruben Nogales, 71, grew up in Ajo and watched its decline.
Ruben is a big part of what Isabel does, and Isabel is a big part of what Ruben does.
The Daily Beast's Ruben Navarrette Jr. predicted just this earlier this week.
I drove either with my good friend and photographer Doug Burrows, or with LA Weekly reporter Ruben Martinez.
There is something about both Ruben and Isabel—they are the same now as they were when they started.
From the east end of the section to Ruben, about one mile in length, the material was handled by teams.
The most envious could not deny that Ruben was a lucky fellow.
Ruben Klattaner stood in the hall entry below, and let the people hurry past him without exchanging a word with any.
And the river Jordan was the border of the children of Ruben.
No more was said at the time, but Ruben's idea was not forgotten.