"Tomatina" gets underway in Spanish town
www.chinaview.cn 2007-08-29 21:32:17   Print
The origin of the tomato fight is disputed - everyone in Bunol seems to have a favourite story - but most agree it started around 1940, in the early years of the dictatorship of General Francisco Franco.

Revellers rest in tomato pulp during the annual "Tomatina" (tomato fight) in the Mediterranean village of Bunol, near Valencia, Aug. 29, 2007.(Xinhua/Reuters Photo)
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