Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Tucson” in chapter 19 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.:
...sh to encounter the United States troops, he took the road on the morning of the 22d, at 8 A. M., with the intention of reaching Dragoon Springs, where the Fort Buchanan road came into the trail from Tucson to the Rio Grande, before the United States troops should arrive there.
His party marched thirty miles that day, and forty miles the next, camping without water.
On the next morning they pushed f...
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