Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Yanks” in chapter 16 of John D. Billings, Hardtack and Coffee: The Unwritten Story of Army Life:

...ce in the Mexican War. I believe I have stated that the mule much preferred to do military duty in the safe rear; but if there was anything which the war proved with the utmost clearness to both Yanks and Rebs, it was that there was surely no safe rear. This being so, the vivacious mule did not always have a plain and peaceful pilgrimage as a member of the wagontrain. I vividly recall the enjo...
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Entity Corpus Doc Corpus Doc  
Yanks 218 2 0 0 0 user votes
Specks Yanks 23 0 1 0 0 user votes
Specks De Yanks 2 0 0 0 0 user votes

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