Part 6, Note 37
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Arthur James Lyon Fremantle, The Freemantle Diary (Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1954), p. 49; Official Records, series I, vol. 15, p. 1017; Doris Glasser, ed., "The Gustav A. Forsgard Diaries," The Houston Review, vol. 14, no. 1, 1992, p. 56. For more on Sally Scull see Daniel E. Kilgore, "Two Six Shooters and a Sunbonnet The Story of Sally Skull" (in Frances Edward Abernethy, ed., Legendary Ladies of Texas, Dallas: E-Heart Press, 1981), pp. 59-71; Frank X. Tolbirt, An Informal History of Texas (New York: Harper & Brothers, 1961), pp. 214-218; Paul Carl Boethel, Colonel Amasa Turner The Gentleman From Lavaca and Other Captains at San Jacinto (Austin: Von Boeckmann-Jones, 1963), pp. 131-136; Bill Stein, ed., "The Sally Scull Divorce Papers," Nesbitt Memorial Library Journal, vol. 2, no. 2, May 1992, pp. 122-126. Forsgard, on February 1, 1863, unfavorably compares Alleyton to Hempstead, but makes favorable remarks about Columbus. There is no apparent evidence that Alleyton, as some have claimed, was larger than Columbus before, during, or after the war.