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settlers
people who travel to a little known area and make a home
derbies
stiff felt hats with rounded tops and narrow brims
sombrero
large straw hat with tall top and broad rim
homburg
soft felt hat with dented top and rolled brim
suited
fitted the needs of
frontier
unexplored land
pioneers
people who are the first to settle in a region
form
a mold used to give shape to something
tuberculosis
a disease affecting the lungs and in the past often resulting in death
adventurer
traveler in search of unusual or exciting experience
opportunity
a good chance
prairie
a wide area of flat or rolling land with tall grass and few trees
tanned
changed animal hide to leather by soaking it in chemicals
scoffed
made fun of
pelts
the skins of animals with hair or fur still on it
sapling
a young tree
matted
to become tangled or twisted
picturesque
very beautiful
distinctive
unusual
hatchet
a small ax