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" Until daylight we waited just outside the breakers, half a mile to the westward of Morro, keeping a bright lookout for the boat or for swimmers, but saw nothing. Hobson had arranged to meet us at that point, but, thinking that some one might have drifted... "
The Overland Monthly - Page 81
1898
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The Boys of '98

James Otis - Cuba - 1898 - 386 pages
...us up and commenced firing. They shot wild, however, and we ran in still farther to the shore until the gunners lost sight of us. Then we heard the explosion...breakers, half a mile to the westward of Morro, keeping a sharp lookout for the boat or for swimmers, but saw nothing. Hobson had arranged to meet us at that...
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The Boys of '98

James Otis - Cuba - 1898 - 386 pages
...us up and commenced firing. They shot wild, however, and we ran in still farther to the shore until the gunners lost sight of us. Then we heard the explosion...breakers, half a mile to the westward of Morro, keeping a sharp lookout for the boat or for swimmers, but saw nothing. Hobson had arranged to meet us at that...
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Hero tales of the american soldier and sailor

1899
...western battery picked us up and commenced firing. They shot wild and we ran in still closer to the shore and the gunners lost sight of us. Then we heard...a mile to the westward of Morro, keeping a bright outlook for the boat" or for swimmers, but we saw nothing. Hobson had arranged to meet us at that point,...
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Behind the Guns with American Heroes: An Official Volume of Thrilling ...

James William Buel - Spanish-American War, 1898 - 1899 - 503 pages
...western battery picked us up and commenced firing. They shot wild and we ran in still closer to the shore and the gunners lost sight of us. Then we heard...a mile to the westward of Morro, keeping a bright outlook for the boat or for swimmers, but we saw nothing. Hobson had arranged to meet us at that point,...
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Hero Tales of the American Soldier and Sailor as Told by the Heroes ...

Dummies (Bookselling) - 1899 - 471 pages
...western battery picked us up and commenced firing. They shot wild and we ran in still closer to the shore and the gunners lost sight of us. Then we heard...a mile to the westward of Morro, keeping a bright outlook for the boat or for swimmers, but we saw nothing. Hobson had arranged to meet us at that point,...
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Behind the Guns with American Heroes: An Official Volume of Thrilling ...

James William Buel - Spanish-American War, 1898 - 1899 - 503 pages
...westward of Morro, keeping a bright outlook for the boat or for swimmers, but we saw nothing. Hobsou had arranged to meet us at that point, but, thinking...drifted out, we crossed in front of Morro and the mouth of the harbor to the eastward. About five o'clock we crossed the harbor again within a quarter...
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Cleared for Action, a Story of the Spanish-American War of 1898: A Sequel to ...

Willis Boyd Allen - Conduct of life - 1899 - 346 pages
...up and commenced firing. They shot wild and we only heard the shots. We ran in still closer to the shore, and the gunners lost sight of us. Then we heard...the explosion of the torpedoes on the Merrimac.'' at their posts with every nerve strained to the utmost. On either side of the unarmoured hull were...
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Improvement Era, Volume 1, Issue 2

Mormons - 1898 - 1146 pages
...commenced f1ring. They shot wildly, however, and we only heard the shots. We ran in still closer to the shore and the gunners lost sight of us. Then we heard...breakers, half a mile to the westward of Morro, keeping a sharp lookout for swimmers, but saw nothing. Hobson had arranged to meet us at that point, but thinking...
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Young Peoples' History of the War with Spain

Prescott Holmes
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