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To: El Gato
Don't put it on a white background, might be mistaken for a surrender.
37 posted on 03/05/2004 2:01:05 PM PST by PreviouslyA-Lurker
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To: PreviouslyA-Lurker
Don't put it on a white background, might be mistaken for a surrender.

I think the original was made by the citizens of Gonzales using a bed sheet - hence the white background. From what I have read of the confrontation, I doubt the Mexican troops mistook it for a surrender flag...

;>)

38 posted on 03/05/2004 3:03:57 PM PST by Who is John Galt? ("COME AND TAKE IT!" - Battle of Gonzales, Texas Revolution, October 2, 1835)
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