Title: Dear Brother
Source(s): Columbus, NM: Queen of the Mimbres Valley
Mrs. Sarah Hoover (Author); Ray Sherdell Page (Author)
A letter dated March 12, 1916, from a resident of Columbus, New Mexico, to her brother in Kansas, describing Pancho Villas raid on the town.
We have had a most terrible battle here and we were all in the thickest of it. The bullets all came through the windows, they could not penetrate the adobe walls, but went through both walls of the hall and dining room and into Will...