The leaping of the chasm was not Captain Villagran's only connection with the bloody doings at Acoma in the winter of 1598-99.
But Acoma itself seemed to take the lesson to heart less than any of them.
At Laguna, where he left the railroad, he hired a horse and inquired the way to Acoma.
The last attempt at a Pueblo uprising was in 1728; but Acoma was not implicated in it at all.
They tell you outside that it is a hard drive, all the way from twenty-five to thirty miles to Acoma.
Half an hour later the train was carrying them back to Acoma.
Remounting, he pushed on in the darkness, to get as far as possible from Acoma ere daylight should betray him.
Of these the first two are very similar, in some cases almost identical, while the Acoma is more distinct.
In Acoma, I would not be afraid to rent a third story room and spread my blanket, and camp and sleep and eat for a week.
This feature is well developed in some of the modern pueblos, particularly in Zui and Acoma.