Texas Ranger (Paperback)
Jack Hays in the Frontier Southwest (Centennial Series of the Association of Former Students, Texas A&M University #50)
Texas A&M University Press, 9780890965726, 240pp.
Publication Date: November 1, 1993
At twenty-three Hays was commissioned a captain, and between skirmishes and battles his survey party marked out much of the area around San Antonio. Hays was pivotal in the ultimate defeat of the Comanches and led the Rangers during the Mexican War.