cow town

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a small town in a cattle-raising area of western North America


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But in the cow towns, they got drunk, sometimes intimidated citizens, and were involved in gun fights.
She holds our interest not with gunfire but by involving us in the turbulent social life of the West's most mythical cow town, a place 'Unjudged by God, who had surely forsaken this small, bright hell hole in the immense, human darkness that was west Kansas.
We bring you this nugget because it appears we need to become at least somewhat familiar with the quaint cow town on the West Texas plains.
From cow town to mob town to entertainment mecca, Las Vegas has a most unusual history filled with equally unusual events.
The city began where the Bow and Elbow Rivers meet and exploded from a cow town to a city in the last 50 years due to oil discoveries.
We share shopping privileges at a local Cariboo-Chilcotin cow town and normally only get to visit at funerals and on town day.
Almost everyone who has read gun magazines for any length of time can remember the reports many years ago telling about someone's ratty looking old Colt Peacemaker lettering to none other than Kansas cow town lawman Bat Masterson.
I got off a tour bus when Denver was a sleepy cow town," he recalls.
It can come as a bit of a surprise because you don't really think of Denver as a cow town anymore," says Chris Dann, spokesperson for the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment.
Distantes entre si, tienen su propia personalidad, basada en un ambiente vaquero muy chic y una divertida vida nocturna, la primera y la segunda, mejor conocida como Cow Town, mediante el sabor original del Viejo Oeste, presente tanto en la comida como en la forma de vestir y en el ambiente en general.
Barr, whose "Care for Cow Town Air," is one of the profiles in the report, spoke about the need to involve city employees in the process of promoting clean air.
Kansas City tries to make the leap from cow town to trade hub for North America.
Santa Rosa may have agricultural roots and proximity to Napa Valley wine country, but it's no cow town.
She said: "America will be great but I bet it's not a patch on our own little piece of cow town.
But a jury in the cow town of Amarillo, Texas, ruled she was not liable for damages claimed by the state's ranchers.