The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 54, July 1950 - April, 1951 Page: 168
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officer and a great horseman. His personality drew his fellow officers
about him in an admiring circle. So Arnold, as he ordered his sol-
diers to make camp, decided to call the new fort after his friend.31
Thus the city of Fort Worth was born and is Worth's lasting
memorial as the largest city in the country to bear a military
title. His mortal remains lie under a monument at one of the
great crossroads of the world, where Broadway and Fifth Avenue
cross at Madison Square in New York City. A vivid, naturally
gifted, and superlative soldier, he was called in his day the "Murat
of the American Army" and strongly resembled, in many ways,
the late General George S. Patton.
alDallas News, October 1, 1935.
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Texas State Historical Association. The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 54, July 1950 - April, 1951, periodical, 1951; Austin, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth101133/m1/228/: accessed October 20, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Texas State Historical Association.