Josefina Mendieta says her job making handmade dolls in authentic Mexican dresses are the main reason her 16-year-old son hasn't followed his father to the United States.
Josefina Mendieta says her job making handmade dolls in authentic Mexican dresses are the main reason her 16-year-old son hasn't followed his father to the United States. Franco Ordonez / Charlotte Observer / MCT
Josefina Mendieta says her job making handmade dolls in authentic Mexican dresses are the main reason her 16-year-old son hasn't followed his father to the United States. Franco Ordonez / Charlotte Observer / MCT

In Mexico, doll factory helps counter illegal immigration

June 26, 2008 03:24 PM