History of the revolution in Texas, particularly of the war of 1835 & '36; together with the latest geographical, topographical, and statistical accounts of the country, from the most authentic sources. Also, an appendix. By the Rev. C. Newell. Page: 22 of 227
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surrendered to Santa Anna on the 10th day of September.
Intestine collisions were soon renewed. Guerrero
was unwilling to lay aside the authority of Dictator,
with which he had been invested: hence another Revolution.
Bustamente placed himself at the head of a
body of troops in December, and issued a proclamation,
denouncing Executive abuses. Guerrero was forced
to abdicate, and Bustamente was immediately elected
in his place. In the latter part of the year 1829 new
troubles arose: Guerrero, the late President, established
a form of government at Valladolid in opposition to
Bustamente, and soon the whole country was in arms
In February, 1831, Guerrero, who had retired to his
native section of the country, near Acapulco, was there
treacherously made prisoner by one Picaluga, a Sardinian
or Italian, delivered up to the mAiitary authori.
ties of a small port in the State of Oaxaca, and there
tried and shot by order of Government.
In 1832, the troops of Gen. Teran were cut to pieces
by those of Montezuma.
In 1834, Santa Anna, who had been of the Republican
party, joined that of the church and the aristocrats,
and set himself in opposition to the cause he had hitherto
sustained. On the 13th of May he dissolvql the
Mexican Congress before its term had expired, issued
an order for the assembling of another, and dissolved
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Newell, Chester. History of the revolution in Texas, particularly of the war of 1835 & '36; together with the latest geographical, topographical, and statistical accounts of the country, from the most authentic sources. Also, an appendix. By the Rev. C. Newell., book, 1838; New York. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth6109/m1/22/: accessed June 24, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; .