crispus attucks, a Negro, was the first to lay down his life in the defense of his country.
At the head of this body of citizens was a stalwart colored man, crispus attucks.
A colored man, crispus attucks, was the first martyr of our Revolutionary struggle.
One of the sailors, a mulatto or half-breed Indian of gigantic stature, named crispus attucks, had been especially conspicuous.
There is no record to controvert the fact of the leadership of crispus attucks.