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Boone, Daniel, a famous American backwoodsman; d. 1822, aged 84.
When a backwoodsman finishes three or more sticks he sets them up wigwam form (Fig. 38).
Then every man in the regiment, Creole and backwoodsman, lay back to laugh.
He had Raffles on his right hand, and the backwoodsman of letters on his left.
The logs are piled one above another, as the backwoodsman builds a log-fence.
The dress of a backwoodsman like Daniel Boone was a combination of Indian and civilized attire.
There was no prairie-farming, and hence the term, "backwoodsman."
But the backwoodsman had forgotten that Steve had been under the water.
"All right, sir," responded the backwoodsman, not without curiosity.
He was always an Indian; even at his best he was a savage, just as the backwoodsman was a savage at his worst.