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Matamoras taken, in the Mexican War...

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June 06, 1846

THE DAILY CHRONICLE, Philadelphia, June 6, 1846 

* Occupation of Matamoros - Mexico
* Mexican-American War

The ftpg. has nice column heads on the Mexican War with: "WAR NEWS" "Matamoras taken, without Opposition--The Mexican Soldiers deserting in great numbers--Additional Particulars of the Actions on the 8th & 9th of May--Emigrants attacked by Comanche Indians".
More war-related reporting on page 3. Four pages, some printing errors on page 2, nice condition.

Category: Pre-Civil War