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The Forty-Day Scout
A trooper’s firsthand account of an adventure with the Indian-fighting army in the American Southwest
June/july 1980 | Volume 31, Issue 4
Little more remains to be said. The Scout as a “failure” was a decided “success.” We accomplished nothing, and the cost of the expedition will greatly add to the “National Debt. ” But this will only be a few more dollars added to the overburdened taxpayers of the country.
And now “loved ones” if you can derive any pleasure from the perusal of these pages, I shall feel happy. …