"He rode into Deming at midnight and rode the main street from one end to the other"

Deming, New Mexico sometime in the 1930s
Public DomainDeming, New Mexico sometime in the 1930s - Credit: Rogers family

Founded in 1881, Deming is the county seat of Luna County, New Mexico.

Deming was an important point of entry on the U.S.-Mexican border until the borderline extended further south following the Gadsen Purchase of 1853.