A regiment of United States lancers were drawn up in a hollow square round the Lethal Chamber.
The bugle sounded, and in an instant a horde of lancers poured into the town, rushing down upon the Americans from every avenue!
He was in the 17th lancers with your uncle Charles, who was very fond of him.
Elmont, with a strong party of armed citizens, joined himself to Haultepenne's little band of lancers.
General Roberts ordered him to send the lancers at the enemy at a charge.
But presently that wandering shape came nearer, and I saw a dozen lancers at full gallop, one behind the other.
A troop of lancers was marching by twos down the valley, and not far off.
The fugitives were Marquez and the Fifth lancers, his escort.
Once on the wide plains, he would have no fear of ten times the number of lancers.
When the lancers were about five hundred yards from the enemy's flank they found themselves held up by this terrible entanglement.