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    [Maríano Arista Named General in Chief of the Army of the North]. Newspaper: Alcance al Semanario político del jueves 9 de Abril de 1846. Two sided single sheet, 8.75" x 12.25", Monterrey, April 9, 1846. The Alcance was a weekly publication of political and military information, orders, and notices. This issue announced the appointment of General Maríano Arista as General in Chief of the Army of the North, General Ampudia's second. It also notes that General Mejia has been appointed head of the 4th Division. Less than a month later, the first violent battles of the Mexican War would begin. Document shows light water stains along upper and right edges; faint age toning.

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