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" Fellow Citizens and Compatriots : I am besieged, by a thousand or more of the Mexicans under Santa Anna. I have sustained a continual bombardment and cannonade for 24 hours and have not lost a man. The enemy has demanded a surrender at discretion, otherwise,... "
Andrew Jackson and Early Tennessee History - Page 491
by Samuel Gordon Heiskell - 1918 - 687 pages
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History of South America and Mexico; by J.M. Niles. To which is annexed, a ...

John Milton Niles, L T. Pease - 1837
...in the world. " Commandancy of tbe Alamo, Bejar, Feb. 24, 1836. " Fellow citizens and compatriots, " I am besieged by a thousand or more of the Mexicans, under Santa Anna. I have sustained a continual bombardment and cannonade for twenty-four hours, and have not lost a man. The enemy have...
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South America and Mexico, Volumes 1-2

John Milton Niles, L. T. Pease - Latin America - 1838
...the world. " Commandancy of the Alamo, Bejar, Feb. 24, 1836. " Fellow citizens and compatriots. " 1 am besieged by a thousand or more of the Mexicans, under Santa Anna. I have sustained a continual bombardment and cannonade for twenty-four hours, and have not lost a man. The enemy have...
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THE QUARTERLY REVIEW

john murray - 1838
... ' To the People in Texas, and all Americans in the World. ' Fellow-citizens and compatriots ! I am besieged by a thousand or more of the Mexicans under Santa Anna. ... I have answered the summons with a cannon shot, and our flag still waves proudly from the walls. / shall never...
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 61

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, Sir William Smith, Sir John Murray IV, Rowland Edmund Prothero Baron Ernle, George Walter Prothero - 1838
... ' To the People in Texas, and all Americans in the World. ' Fellow-citizens and compatriots ! I am besieged by a thousand or more of the Mexicans under Santa Anna. ... I have answered the summons with a cannon shot, and our flag still waves proudly from the walls. / shall never...
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Texas and the Texans: Or, Advance of the Anglo-Americans to the South-West ...

Henry Stuart Foote - Mexico - 1841
...IN THE WORLD. Commandancy of the Alamo, Bejar, Feb. 24, 1836. Fellow-citizens and compatriots, I am besieged by a thousand or more of the Mexicans, under Santa Anna. I have sustained a continual bombardment and cannonade for twenty-four hours, and have not lost a man. The enemy have...
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The History of the Republic of Texas, from the Discovery of the Country to ...

Nicholas Doran Maillard - Texas - 1842 - 512 pages
...THE WORLD. i " Commandancy of the Alamo Buzar, Feb. 24, 1836. " Fellow-Citizens and Compatriots, " I AM besieged by a thousand or more of the Mexicans, under Santa Anna. I have sustained a continual bombardment and cannonade for twenty-four hours, and have mil lost a man. The enemy have...
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Travels Over the Table Lands and Cordilleras of Mexico, During the Years ...

Albert M. Gilliam - Mexico - 1846 - 455 pages
...messenger, calling again for assistance, and closed his appeal with this memorable language : " The enemy have demanded a surrender at discretion, otherwise the garrison is to be put to the sword. I have answered his summons with a cannon shot. Our flag sli floats proudly from the walls. We shall...
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A Complete History of the Mexican War: Its Causes, Conduct, and Consequences ...

Nathan Covington Brooks - Mexican War, 1846-1848 - 1849 - 558 pages
...letter : " COMMAHDANCY OF THE ALAMO, BcJAR, Feb. 24th, 183C. " Fellow-Citizens and Compatriots ! "I am besieged by a thousand or more of the Mexicans under Santa Anna. I have sustained a continual bombardment and cannonade for twenty-four hours, and have not lost a man. The enemy have...
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The Capture of the Alamo: A Historical Tragedy, in Four Acts, with Prologue

Hiram H. McLane - Alamo - 1886 - 103 pages
...omitted something I should say, I will read it over. [Heads.] " Fellow citizens and compatriots : (p) I am besieged by a thousand, or more, Of the Mexicans under SANTA ANNA. I have sustained a continuous bombardment For twenty-four hours, And have not lost a man. The enemy have demanded a surrender...
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