- At the Hands of “los diablos tejanos”
September, 1915 Hidalgo, Texas Mexican-American, Texas Rangers, Treaty Guadalupe Hidalgo, Lynching, Protocol of Queretaro, Borderlands, General Frederick Funston, Texas-Mexico border
During the first week of September in 1915, Texas Rangers prowled searching for Mexican bandits in Cuevitas, Texas. An article in the Boston Daily Globe, reported that a Ranger called his fellow companions to come to a halt. He spotted a group of Mexican men around a campfire and descended from his horse towards them. The Rangers caught the riders by surprise and quickly placed them under restraint. ...