William Kidd to Sam Houston, April 27, 1837
such harange [harangue] that these papers are
filled of and as the Vessel is about
going down in tow I must close
with telling you that the Mexicans are
of opinion that they are coming down
on Texas by Sea & land with Indians
and all against you.
My last accounts from the
army at Matamoras represent
them inactive—and no sign of
29th March 1837
William Kidd to Sam Houston, April 27, 1837. Andrew Jackson Houston Papers #1024, Archives and Information Services Division, Texas State Library and Archives Commission.