other words for boom town
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No "boom town" can possibly produce a genius: it only fosters sundry small Napoleons of finance.
At the foot of this ancient fiord lies the boom town of Skaguay.
If he actually did possess such a weakness, Little Missouri and the boom town were fully able to satisfy it.
I read in a paper the other day of a sign in front of an eat-joint in a Western boom town.
It presents with striking vividness a picture of the rise and fall of a boom town.
What could bring a girl of her sort to a boom town below the border?
Sam Pardee was drawn to a new town, a boom town, as unerringly as a small boy scents a street fight.
It was a boom town with material reasons for substantial growth.
From the first it became evident that Willets would not be a boom town.
We got down from the train late in the afternoon at a village which reminded us, at first glance, of a boom town in the Far West.