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" But Adam's gun, like that of the Indian's, was empty. The contest was now between the white man and the Indian, who should load and fire first. Very fortunately for Poe, the Indian, in loading, drew the ramrod from the thimbles of the stock of the gun... "
Red Men of the Ohio Valley: An Aboriginal History of the Period Commencing A ... - Page 302
by Jacob Richards Dodge - 1860 - 436 pages
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A History of the Valley of Virginia

Samuel Kercheval, Charles James Faulkner - Indian captivities - 1833 - 486 pages
...Poc, the Indian, in loading, drew the ramrod from the thimbles of the stock of the gun with so much violence, that it slipped out of his hand and fell...little delay gave Poe the advantage. He shot the Indian a.; he was raising his gun to take aim at him. AB soon an Andrew had shot the Indian, lie jumped mto...
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A History of the Valley of Virginia

Samuel Kercheval, Charles James Faulkner - Indian captivities - 1833 - 486 pages
...Poe, the Indian, in loading, drew the ramrod from the thimbles of the stock of the gun with so much violence, that it slipped out of his hand and fell a little distance from him. He quicidy caught it up, and rammed down his bullet. This little delay gave Poe the advantage. He shot...
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Historical Collections of Virginia: Containing a Collection of the Most ...

Henry Howe - Virginia - 1845 - 544 pages
...for Poe, the Indian in loading drew the ramrod from the thimbles of the stock of the gun with so much violence that it slipped out of his hand, and fell...was raising his gun to take aim at him. As soon as Andrew had shot the Indian, he jumped into the river to assist his wounded brother to shore ; but Adam,...
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Historical Collections of Virginia: Containing a Collection of the Most ...

Henry Howe - Virginia - 1845 - 544 pages
...Foe, the Indian in loading drew the ramrod from the thimbles of the • stock of the gun with so much violence that it slipped out of his hand, and fell...and rammed down his bullet This little delay gave Foe the advantage. He shot the Indian as he was raising his gun to take aim at him. As soon as Andrew...
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Historical Collections of Virginia: Containing a Collection of the Most ...

Henry Howe - Virginia - 1845 - 544 pages
...Poe the advantage. He shot the Indian as he was raising his gun to take aim at him. As soon as Andrew had shot the Indian, he jumped into the river to assist his wounded brother to shore ; but Adam, thinking more of the honor of carrying the scalp of the big Indian home as a trophy...
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Historical Collections of Ohio: Containing a Collection of the Most ...

Henry Howe - Ohio - 1847 - 581 pages
...Poe, the Indian, in loading, drew the ramrod from the thimbles of the stock of the gun with so much violence, that it slipped out of his hand and fell...jumped into the river to assist his wounded brother to shore ; but Andrew, thinking more of the honor of carrying the big Indian home, as a trophy of victory,...
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Historical Collections of Ohio: Containing a Collection of the Most ...

Henry Howe - Ohio - 1847 - 581 pages
...Poe, the Indian, in loading, drew the ramrod from the thimbles of the stock of the gun with so much violence, that it slipped out of his hand and fell...the advantage. He shot the Indian as he was raising bis gun, to take aim at him. As soon as Adam had shot the Indian, he jumped into the river to assist...
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Historical Collections of Ohio: Containing a Collection of the Most ...

Henry Howe - Ohio - 1849 - 599 pages
...Poe, the Indian, in loading, drew the ramrod from the thimbles of the stock of the gun with so much violence, that it slipped out of his hand and fell...Indian, he jumped into the river to assist his wounded broihcr to shore ; but Andrew, thinking more of the honor of carrying the big Indian home, as a trophy...
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A History of the Valley of Virginia

Samuel Kercheval - Indian captivities - 1850 - 347 pages
...Poe, the Indian, in loading, drew the ramrod from the thimbles of the stock of the gun with so much violence, that it slipped out of his hand and fell...Indian as he was raising his gun to take aim at him. of carrying the scalp of the big Indian home as a trophy of victory than of his own safety, urged Andrew...
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A History of the Valley of Virginia

Samuel Kercheval - Indian captivities - 1850 - 347 pages
...Poe, the Indianj in loading, drew the ramrod from the thimbles of the stock of the gun with so much violence, that it slipped out of his hand and fell...advantage. He shot the Indian as he was raising his gun t'@ take aim at him. ionor of carrying the scalp of the big Indian home us a trophy of victory than...
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