... squadron was sighted. The scene was picturesque in the extreme. The gray of early dawn was just giving way before the first rays of a tropical sun. Almost hidden in the mist hovering about the coast were a number of vague spots seemingly arranged...
A Gunner Aboard the "Yankee": From the Diary of Number Five of the Afterport ... - Page 99
by Russell Doubleday, H. H. Lewis - 1898 - 312 pages
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