Mexican History 1919
Timeline - Year 1919
Late February 1919
has to retreat from Jojutla.
He moves first toward Jonacatepec, and
then toward Tochimilco.
March 17, 1919
sends a letter to
Venustiano Carranza, "who I believe must be moved
sometimes, if only for an instant, by the anguish of mothers . . .
"you have tried to convert the revolution into a movement for your
own gain . . . "It has never crossed your mind that the Revolution
was for the benefit of the masses."
Still military stalemate in
Jesús Guajardo, a colonel in the federal army, quarrels with
González. Gonzalez found Guajardo drinking at a local
cantina after he had been ordered into the hills around Huautla to
hunt Zapatistas. Guajardo gets arrested. Zapata's spies report this
March 21, 1919
writes a letter to
Jesús Guajardo and encourages him
March 30, 1919