It is an admitted fact that the Rough Riders could not have dislodged the Spanish by themselves without great loss, if at all.
The Rough Riders were organized, and what they accomplished is history.
As it was, the Spaniards thought the Rough Riders had already disregarded all the rules of war.
Two of them were quickly caught by the Rough Riders, and Rita and Delmonte mounted.
The "Rough Riders," as they pressed on quickly toward the fort, fired again and again into the bushes.
The Rough Riders, wherever they are now, look to him in time of trouble.
Colonel Roosevelt well knew where to go to get the Rough Riders when he called for cowboys and frontiersmen to fill his regiment.
On board went the Rough Riders pell-mell, and not a minute too soon.
One night in camp he told us the story of one of his Rough Riders who had just written him from some place in Arizona.
"They'll not give up yet," said one of the officers of the Rough Riders.