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" Pizarro saw that the hour had come. He waved a white scarf in the air, the appointed signal. The fatal gun was fired from the fortress. Then springing into the square, the Spanish captain and his followers shouted the old war-cry of  "
The United States Magazine and Democratic Review - Page 137
1847
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History of the Conquest of Peru: With a Preliminary View of the ..., Volume 1

William Hickling Prescott - Incas - 1847 - 335 pages
...Indians? Set on at once! I absolve you."1 Pizarro saw that the hour had come. He waved a white scarf in the air, the appointed signal. The fatal gun was fired...halls in which they were concealed, they poured into thep/aza, horse and foot, each in his own dark column, and threw themselves into the midst of the Indian...
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Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature, Volume 12

1847
...with Indians ? Set on at once ; I absolve yon-.' Pizarro saw that the hour had come. He waved a while scarf iu the air, the appointed signal. The fatal...rushing from the avenues of the great halls in which »hey were concealed-, they poured into the plaza, horse and foot, each in his own dark column, and...
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The North American Review, Volume 65

Jared Sparks, Edward Everett, James Russell Lowell, Henry Cabot Lodge - American fiction - 1847
...given in Mr. Prescott's own words. " Pizarro saw that the hour had come. He waved a white scarf in the air, the appointed signal. The fatal gun was fired...the city, as, rushing from the avenues of the great balls in which they were concealed, they poured into the plaza, horse and foot, each in his own dark...
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The Living Age ..., Volume 14

1847
...Pizarra is thus vividly described : " Pizarro saw that the hour had come. He waved a white scarf in the air, the appointed signal. The fatal gun was fired...' St. Jago and at them ! ' It was answered by the battlecj-y of every Spaniard in the city, as rushing from the avenues of the great halls in which they...
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The Dublin review, Volume 23

1847
...birds, and studded with shining plates " Pizarro saw that the hour had come, He waved a white scarf in the air, the appointed signal. The fatal gun was fired...Spanish captain and his followers shouted the old war cry of ' St. Jago and at them !' It was answered by the battle cry of every Spaniard in the city,...
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History of the Conquest of Peru, Volume 1

William Hickling Prescott - Incas - 1847 - 650 pages
...lndians? Set on at once! l absolve you."1 Pizarro saw that the hour had come. He waved a white scarf in the air, the appointed signal. The fatal gun was fired...springing into the square, the Spanish captain and bis followers shouted the old war-cry of " St. Jago and at them !" lt was answered by the battle-cry...
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History of the Conquest of Peru: With a Preliminary View of the ..., Volume 1

William Hickling Prescott - Incas - 1855
...ol any attempt to rouse the pasaioc• of his comrades. the hour had come. He waved a white scarf in the air, the appointed signal. The fatal gun was fired...them." It was answered by the battle-cry of every Span iard in the city, as, rushing from the avenues of the great halls in which they were concealed,...
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Half-hours with the best authors, selected by C. Knight, Volume 2

Half hours - 1856
...Indians J Set on at once ! I absolve you." Pizarro saw that the hour had come. Ho waved a white scarf in the air, the appointed signal. The fatal gun was fired...war-cry of " St. Jago and at them ! " It was answered by th: Dattlc-cry of every Spamard in the city, as, rushing from the avenues of the great halls in which...
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Half-hours with the best authors, selected by C. Knight, Volume 1

Half hours - 1856
...Indians 1 Set on at once ! I absolve you." Pizarro saw that the hour had com*. He waved a white scarf in the air, the appointed signal. The fatal gun was fired...springing into the square, the Spanish captain and hi? followers shouted the old war-cry of " St. Jago and at them ! " It was answered by the battle-cry...
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Hand-book of American Literature, Historical, Biographical, and Critical

Joseph Gostwick - American literature - 1856 - 319 pages
...perpetrators. Without a word of indignation, he tells us that his hero saw that ' the hour had come ; ' that ' his followers shouted the old war-cry of " St Jago and at them ! " ' that the struggle (V) ' became fiercer than ever around the royal litter ;' and so forth —...
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