We sank their navy in an action that lasted only twenty minutes, stormed at by shot and shell, Teddy and his Rough Riders took the hill at Santiago—it was all over, as you well know, in a few months.
Thomas Wolfe -- Look Homeward, Angel
In fact, ever since that epic moment in 1898 when Teddy Roosevelt and his Rough Riders charged up San Juan Hill to liberate Cuba from Spain, the Cuban-U.S. relationship was mostly peaceful, free of tension, and, in a word, easy.
Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard -- Killing Kennedy
There was disarray in the fairgrounds, but not next door on the fifteen acres of ground leased by Buffalo Bill for his show, which now bore the official title "Buffalo Bill’s Wild West and Congress of Rough Riders of the World."
Erik Larson -- The Devil in the White City
Ichabod became the object of whimsical persecution to Bones and his gang of rough riders.