AMPUDIA, Pedro de. El general en gefe del cuerpo de Ejercito del Norte, a los habitantes de los departamentos de Coahuila, Nuevo Leon y Tamaulipas. [Saltillo, 1846]. Dated Saltillo, August 28, 1846. Broadside: 32.2 x 22.2 cm. Creased where formerly folded, lightly stained at top half. Rare. Only two other located copies.
First edition. Garrett & Goodwin, p. 440.
Denounces the United States, all the while reminding the populace that the country overcame Spanish domination and can do the same, in this case under Santa-Anna’s leadership. At this point Matamoros had fallen and Monterrey would be next in just a few weeks.