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He promptly deserted and was at once associated with Lavalleja in the command.
Rondeau was deposed and Lavalleja assumed the reins of power.
The Lavalleja colony was founded in a field of government land, and occupied by many native families.The Oriental Republic of Uruguay at the World's Columbian Exhibition, Chicago, 1893|Carlos Maria de Pena
In short, Lavalleja became a dictator of the most arbitrary type from the very beginning of his authority.
The first legislative act of the National Assembly came as a bitter blow to Lavalleja.