Remember the Alamo
AMELIA E. BARR
REMEMBER THE ALAMO
THE CITY IN THE WILDERNESS.
"What, are you stepping westward?" "Yea."
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Yet who would stop or fear to advance,
Though home or shelter there was none,
With such a sky to lead him on!"
"Ah! cool night wind, tremulous stars,
Ah! glimmering water,
Fitful earth murmur,
In A. D. sixteen hundred and ninety-two, a few Franciscan
monks began to build a city. The site chosen was a lovely