Ten thousand cavalrymen with guidons streaming from their lances!
Guidons of each troop aboard were affixed to the foremast head.
Part of the cavalry troop led the way, the guidons fluttering in the van.
There seemed to be two or three of them—possibly they were guidons—and they moved too fast to be carried on foot.
Flags flaunt from the flag-staffs, and the play-ground is ...