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My intention was to pass into Texas, through the Mexican port of Matamoras. My journey, by this route, would occupy a little longer time, aere we were compelled to wait, a few days, for a chance vessel to Matamoras, there being no regular packets. This enforced delay was tediousarked with me at Southampton, and who, like myself, were bound to Matamoras. One of these was Father Fischer, and the other, Mr. H. N. Caldwto the door of the hotel at which we were stopping, to take us to Matamoras, a distance of thirty miles. Here was the Yankee again. The coacay stations, evidently stood in great awe of him. He took us into Matamoras on time, and at the end of his journey, cracked his whip, and dreler, senior, himself. As great a revolution had taken place in Matamoras as at Bagdad. The heretofore quaint old Spanish town presented trong, Maximilian reigned supreme in Mexico, and his Lieutenant in Matamoras, General Mejia, gave security and protection to person and proper