Title: A Mexican War
Captain William French (Author); Recollections of a Western Ranchman
Recollections of ranching in southwestern New Mexico, near the town of Alma, 1883-1899.
After Thanksgiving we settled down to our usual routine. Things were going along smoothly when one afternoon we were startled by a messenger from our friends at the SU (ranch). This man brought word that there was trouble between the Mexicans and the...