The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 69, July 1965 - April, 1966 Page: 515
The following text was automatically extracted from the image on this page using optical character recognition software:
Notes and Documents 515
many cases. The only loss of life on Morgan's fleet of dredges re-
sulted from the upsetting of a floating boarding house at Red
Fish Bar, with some dozen men on board, all of whom were drowned.
No man ever behaved better through such a fearful crisis than
did Capt. J. J. Atkinson. He was equal to the emergency, and de-
serves all praise for his conduct throughout the affair.
A severe attack of chills and fevers, weakness and general ex-
haustion, must be my apology for this crude and ill-digested com-
munication. I have simply endeavored to state facts in plain language.
Here’s what’s next.
This issue can be searched. Note: Results may vary based on the legibility of text within the document.
Tools / Downloads
Get a copy of this page or view the extracted text.
Citing and Sharing
Basic information for referencing this web page. We also provide extended guidance on usage rights, references, copying or embedding.
Reference the current page of this Periodical.
Texas State Historical Association. The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 69, July 1965 - April, 1966, periodical, 1966; Austin, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth117144/m1/593/: accessed February 19, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Texas State Historical Association.