Council House Fight in San Antonio 1840

Council House Fight in San Antonio.  3-19-1840 Penateka Comanches, including 33 chiefs, meet with officials of the Texas government in San Antonio to negotiate a peace treaty. Believing the Comanches to have reneged on a promise to release all white prisoners, the Texans take the chiefs prisoner. During the Council House fight that followed, 35 Comanches and seven Texans are killed.