John observed that in the room there was aquot;a grand bedstead with a massive cornice aamp; ornamental tester, a great mahogany ... The Texans had no need to make hay. ... One of the party had abstained from dining, thinking, he said, that it aquot; would be dirty Dutchaquot;; he regretted his decision when he heard of the excellent food.
|Title||:||Southwestern Historical Quarterly|
|Author||:||Eugene Campbell Barker, Herbert Eugene Bolton|