Another of the bands of one hundred had proceeded, meanwhile, to the plains of Santa Isabel.
These latter were Santa Isabel and Aguage, with 5500 vines, valued at $22,162.
Santa Isabel (Santa Clara), with a population of five thousand, does a good business in sugar and cattle.
Two of these—the third made its escape—were the colliers, already familiar to us, the Santa Isabel and Baden.
Earlier in the month they had attacked and taken a fortified camp in the neighborhood of Santa Isabel.
This island lies with that of Santa Isabel west-by-north and east-by-south.
Here our captain having to do a little business, we anchor for the night in the harbour of Santa Isabel.