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Skewer
large pin used to hold meat while cooking (p.110)
whittling
to cut thin shavings from wood with a knife (p.111)
fidgeting
move about in a restless way (p.111)
marvel
wonder (p.112)
sowbelly
salt pork from the belly of a pig (p.112)
grub
food (p.112)
general merchandise store
store that sells a large variety of items (p.112)
slouch hat
hat with a flopping or uncocked brim (p.114)
lop off
cut off (p.114)
crimped
squinted (p.116)
hospitality
kindness to guests (p.116)
forged
made or shaped of hot metal (p.117)
squatters
a person who settles on land belonging to someone else (p.117)
claim jumpers
people who illegally take over another person's mining area (p.117-18)
spangles
pieces or particles of gold (p.119)
Sonorians
people from Sonora, Mexico (p.119)
prospectin'
to explore or search for something (p.122)