...the major [John Pollard Gaines] requested Captain Henrie who is a famous rider of the Jack Hays school... . The captain did so and riding up to Captain Clay carelessly remarked Clay I am going to make a burst.
An Act For the Relief of Dan Henrie for his efforts in the Mexican War.
Henrie was a Texas Ranger and part of the Mier expedition. He was also a prisonmate of Gen. Wharton J. Green.