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A Ree's Story of the Battle
THE STORY OF AN ANONYMOUS REE SCOUT
I WAS RIDING a slow horse that had become I tired out, and this put me behind the command. There were two other Ree scouts with me. We passed the lone tepee and came to the place where the trail of the soldiers separated, one trail keeping on down the creek toward the Little Bighorn, and the other taking off to the right, in a direction down the river. We three Rees took the right-hand trail, which we afterward learned was the way Gen. Custer had gone.
We followed this right-hand trail and came to the bluffs overlooking the Little Bighorn, and after going some farther we came upon a soldier whose horse had given out. He was kicking the horse and striking him with his fist, and saying: "Me go Custer! Me go Custer," at the same time pointing in the direction that Custer and the five companies had gone...
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