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    [Mier Expedition]. Pair of Round Lead Balls excavated at Hacienda Salado. As the Mexican captors marched their Mier Expedition prisoners to Mexico City, the Texans attempted to escape at Hacienda Salado. Few were successful. As punishment, a Mexican firing squad killed seventeen Mier Expedition prisoners-the Black Bean Episode-on March 25, 1843.


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    September, 2013
    21st Saturday
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