Flamingos M.C. – East LA – 1952

Ed Soto, now a Montebello resident, proudly showed off a 1952 picture of himself riding a motorcycle along the back streets of East Los Angeles."I used to be the member of a Mexican-American motorcycle club called the Flamingos," Soto said. "We were th...

Ed Soto, now a Montebello resident, proudly showed off a 1952 picture of himself riding a motorcycle along the back streets of East Los Angeles.
“I used to be the member of a Mexican-American motorcycle club called the Flamingos,” Soto said. “We were the first Mexican-American motorcycle club to be recognized by the American Motorcycle Assn.”