1857 Bizarre Cart War. See Ox Cart Road. Gold & Silver in Texas. 08/17/2011
There are some mighty fine hanging trees. Unfortunately, the mighty doing the hanging are suspect incarnate.
In the case of the 1857 Ox Cart war, was hanging done by the newly arrived Americans? The hung were oft the Spanish or Mexican that lost their gold & silver in transit... then set about complaining.
Disclaimer: Mark Twain (1835-1910-To be continued) is unlicensed. His river pilot's license went delinquent in 1862. Caution advised. Daily Paul ☑