FC: Sitting Bull By: Oscar Martinez | 2012
1: Sitting Bull was born in 1831
2: He was born near the grand river in the Dakota territory
3: He was a holy man for Hunkpapa Lakota Sioux
4: His first war party was when he was 14.
5: By the age of 25, he was the leader of the Strong Heart Warrior Society
6: His mothers name was Mixed Day and his fathers name was Returns Again. But his mother would soon change her name to Her Holy Door.
7: In 1844 Slow counts coup in battle and earns the name Sitting Bull, and his father then changes his name to Jumping Bull.
8: In 1858, Jumping Bull, Sitting Bull's father, is killed in battle.
9: In 1977 May, Sitting Bull and his followers flee to Canada
10: Sitting Bull and his followers return to the United States and on July 19 surrender to U.S. Government forces at Fort Buford, North Dakota.
11: A Sioux known as Catch-the-Bear shouldered his rifle and shot Bullhead who, in return, fired his revolver into the chest of Sitting Bull.
12: THE END
15: Go and walk with Nature; thou wilt find Full many a gem in her enchanted cup. -Isaac McLellan
20: As long as I live, I'll hear waterfalls and birds and winds sing. I'll interpret the rocks, learn the language of flood, storm, and the avalanche. I'll acquaint myself with the glaciers and wild gardens, and get as near the heart of the world as I can. -John Muir