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It was a boom town with material reasons for substantial growth.

What could bring a girl of her sort to a boom town below the border?

At the foot of this ancient fiord lies the boom town of Skaguay.

It presents with striking vividness a picture of the rise and fall of a boom town.

I read in a paper the other day of a sign in front of an eat-joint in a Western boom town.

From the first it became evident that Willets would not be a boom town.

If he actually did possess such a weakness, Little Missouri and the boom town were fully able to satisfy it.

Sam Pardee was drawn to a new town, a boom town, as unerringly as a small boy scents a street fight.

No "boom town" can possibly produce a genius: it only fosters sundry small Napoleons of finance.

The crew stayed for four weeks in a boom town of nine thousand, installing a complete telephone system.

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