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" ... Old Crab Orchard road, or Boone's old trace, leading from the southern portion of Kentucky to North Carolina. They attacked all boats they had any probability of being able to take, using all the strategy of which they were masters to decoy them to... "
A History of the Early Settlement of Highland County, Ohio - Page 3
by Daniel Scott - 1890 - 192 pages
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Autobiography of Rev. James B. Finley: Or, Pioneer Life in the West

James Bradley Finley - Frontier and pioneer life - 1853 - 455 pages
...strategy of which they were masters to decoy them to the shore. Many boats were taken and many lives were lost through the deceit and treachery of the Indians...of their wily foes. The boat which led the way as a pilot was well manned and armed, on which sentinels, relieved by turns, kept watch day and night....
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Autobiography of Rev. James B. Finley

James Bradley Finley - Frontier and pioneer life - 1854 - 455 pages
...strategy of which they were masters to decoy them to the shore. Many boats were taken and many lives were lost through the deceit and treachery of the Indians...band. They had made every preparation they deemed necessaiy to defend themselves from the attack of their wily foes. The boat which led the way as a...
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The County of Highland: A History of Highland County, Ohio, from ..., Volume 2

J. W. Klise, A. E. Hough - Highland County (Ohio) - 1902 - 535 pages
...guard, as far as possible, both passes to it, namely, the Ohio river and the Old Crab Orchard road leading from the southern portion of Kentucky to North...spies employed by them. The day on which the emigrants stalled was mild and pleasant and all nature seemed to smile upon the pioneer band. They had made every...
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Methodist Heroes of Other Days

Samuel Gardiner Ayres - Methodists - 1916 - 150 pages
...strategy of which they were masters to decoy them to the shore. Many boats were taken and many lives were lost through the deceit and treachery of the Indians and white spies employed by them." A few months later Mr. Finley and his family passed over this course on the river and heard the story,...
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Foch the Man ...

Clara Elizabeth Laughlin - World War, 1914-1918 - 1919 - 188 pages
...strategy of which they were masters to decoy them to the shore. Many boats were taken and many lives were lost through the deceit and treachery of the Indians...of their wily foes. The boat which led the way as a pilot was well manned and armed, on which sentinels, relieved by turns, kept watch day and night....
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