Statistics for occurrence #1 of “General Johnston” in chapter 13 of Colonel William Preston Johnston, The Life of General Albert Sidney Johnston : His Service in the Armies of the United States, the Republic of Texas, and the Confederate States.:
The following instance is given as an illustration of General Johnston's mode of dealing with the people of the frontier.
The citizens of Hays and Comal Counties joined in a petition to General Johnston , requesting him to station a force to protect their settlements.
To their spokesman, Judge William E. Jones, General Johnston sent the following reply:
San Antonio, Texas, December 1, 1S56.
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