Jim Bowie

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Bowie, Jim

(1799–1836) frontiersman and U.S. soldier; developed large hunting knife named after him. [Am. Hist.: Payton, 95]
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It is the story of the legendary Jim Bowie, who was martyred at the Battle of the Alamo.
Holed up in the fortified former mission The Alamo are young army man William Travis, (Wilson), Jim Bowie (Patric) and Davey Crockett (Thornton), who vow to stay and fight so Gen Sam Houston (Quaid) can raise an army to fight for Texas.
Davy Crockett, William Travis and Jim Bowie stand rail in the face of Santa Ana's legions but the author takes them, and other Texas heroes, down a peg or two.
Ballentine were recruited by Crockett, Jim Bowie and Alamo commander Colonel William Travis.
When word got around that The Munch Box was in danger, owner Buck Barker had more people showing up to help him than Davey Crockett and Jim Bowie had at the Alamo.
The festivities may have continued well into the morning hours had it not been dampened by two developments: A sudden midnight rain shower; and a message warning Jim Bowie that General Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna, the military dictator of Mexico, had encamped with several thousand troops on the Medma River--just a few miles south of the mission-fortress called the Alamo.
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05 2 Just Friends 3 Moville 4 Baily View 7 Prince Of Milan 10 Last Time D'Albain 11 The Book Thief 14 Jim Bowie Recommended perm; 64 lines at EUR1 a line, total stake EUR64 to play with, we can put in eight of the 14 and hope for a result - it's certainly a race that needs some cover.
And, with Robbie Colgan taking over from Ruby Walsh (resting after his Cheltenham exploits), Tony Martin's charge is napped to account for Noel Meade's JIM BOWIE, which struggled to land a Downpatrick bumper after making a pleasing debut behind Kerb Appeal at Navan.
The victim's father, Jim Bowie, 66, who was in court to hear the ruling, said later: "We are certainly pleased with the court's decision.
General Santana was famous for the only battle he ever won at the Alamo, killing Davy Crockett and Jim Bowie.
20pm) Legendary adventurer Jim Bowie returns to Texas during the 1830s and tries to quell the simmering antagonism of the white settlers against the Mexican government.