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The Boy Ranchers

or Solving the Mystery at Diamond X

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Published: 1921
Language: English
Wordcount: 46,178 / 137 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 91.8
LoC Category: PZ
Series: Boy Ranchers
Downloads: 1,954
Added to site: 2008.10.30
mnybks.net#: 22495
Origin: gutenberg.org
Excerpt

ith a smile.

"Dad said something about you moseying out this way before snow flew," spoke Bud, as he walked with his cousins toward the main ranch house, which stood in the midst of a number of low red buildings, itself of the same structure and color. "But I didn't expect you so soon, or I'd 'a' been over to the station."

"It was all right--we didn't want any fussing," said Nort. "And, as I say, we started sooner than we expected. Didn't even write."

"No, I guess you didn't," admitted Bud. "Dad sort of mentioned, casual like, that you'd be along sooner or later, but he didn't get any word from you recently."

"Well, we're here, anyhow," spoke Dick, the fat youth, with a sigh of evident relief, as he looked back toward the corral.

"I just got in myself," said Bud. "Been away two days mending fence. Had to sleep out one night, and we weren't exactly prepared for it. But I'm mighty glad you've come! We can have some corking times. I'll get you ponies that'll be--er--better to r

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