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Apr. 21st 1898 to May 1st 1899.
Alta Mira, Tamaulipas to Nogales, Arizona

Apr. 21st Las Lamas.
Came out to this point today distant about 4 leagues in a northerly direction from Alta Mira. L.L. is a small village situated on some salt marshes and within a league of the Gulf.  Salt is taken out and shipped from Alta Mira in large quantities.  Back of the town and extensive partly open llanos of arid tropical character.
Lepus, a white sided jack rabbit with two black stripes on back of neck is rather common in certain spots
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