Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Colonel Hicks” in chapter 132 of Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 8.:
... to have his headquarters, accompanied by thirty men, demanding a surrender of the town and Fort, and stating that he had twelve thousand men, and in case of refusal, they would come and take them.
Colonel Hicks told them that if Forrest had one hundred thousand men it made no difference with him — he intended to hold them.
There is no surrender in him!
The word does not belong to his vocabulary.
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