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When at length it became known that the Mexican army had crossed the Brazos River, and that the Texans were retreating towards the Sabine, it was deemed advisable for the members of the cabinet to run to avoid unnecessary risk of capture; so they went on board a schooner, which conveyed them to New Washington at the same time that Mrs.
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