hide Matching Documents

The documents where this entity occurs most often are shown below. Click on a document to open it.

Document Max. Freq Min. Freq
View all matching documents...

Your search returned 560 results in 92 document sections:

... 5 6 7 8 9 10
. Dr. Bowie, a gentleman from up the river, reports that the force at Reynosa left that place three days ago for Matamoras, under Gens. Aldrete and Treyino. The utmost secrecy and discretion governs both parties, and we can therefore, give but little correct information as to the movements of either armies. Much bitterness prevails. However, we are assured that the difficulty will be ended within a week as far as Matamoras is concerned. Quien sabe? By a private letter from Monterey, under date of Nov. 11, we learn that President Juarez has made a demand upon Gen. Vidauri, of Nuevo Lesn, for the deliverer of Gen. Comfort to the authorities in the city of Mexico, and that Gen. Vidaurri has refused to deliver Comfort up. Comfort has published a manifesto declaring his intention to remain in the country, despite "my lord Cardinal" Benito Juarez. The matter threatens a difficulty, if Juarez had any force, but he is at present shut up in the city of Mexico, surrounded
they were going on an expedition to work the silver mines of Sonora. --They came down to Mazatlan on the steamer, and thence traveled across Northern Mexico to the Rio Grande. The journey was made on mules, in company, for a portion of the distance, with a merchant's train. The route lay through a difficult and dangerous country, in which they were beset with perils of various kinds; having often to encounter bands of banditti, which now roam the country at will — and sometimes the ferocious Apaches and Lipaus. They came through the several States of Sonora, Durango, New Leon, and Tama plisas taking in the towns of Durango, Parras, Stitillo, Monterey, Serralvo and Mier, in their route, and finally crossing the Rio Grande at Roma. Their overland journey extended to a distance of 1,700 miles. They left San Francisco on the 5th of December, and arrived here yesterday, having been at days on the road. We believe it is the desire of these gentlemen to enter the Confederate service.
... 5 6 7 8 9 10