Examples from the Web for palos
As detectives began closing in on Viens, he attempted to commit suicide by diving feet first off a Rancho Palos Verdes cliff.David Viens Murder Trial: Chef Says He Slow-Cooked His Wife’s Body|Christine Pelisek|September 20, 2012|DAILY BEAST
She was born in Palo Alto, California, and moved to Palos Verdes when she was nine.
Columbus did not see the Pinta again until she arrived at Palos.The Life of Christopher Columbus from his own Letters and Journals|Edward Everett Hale
The ocean before Palos came and stood again before me, salt and powerful.1492|Mary Johnston
If they returned to Palos it was doubtful whether they could get any men at all to replace the disloyal ones.Days of the Discoverers|L. Lamprey
In deep thankfulness and joy Columbus went back to Palos, from which port it was arranged that the fleet should set sail.The Boy's Book of Heroes|Helena Peake
On the 3d of August, 1492, the little fleet set sail from Palos, entering upon the most daring expedition ever undertaken by man.Discoverers and Explorers|Edward R. Shaw