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Longhorns are suited to live in texas.They thrive on the native grass and these lean,strong animals could endure hot texas weather.They even ate prickly pear cacti.Also during droughts they could survive on little water.
Rail travel was faster,cheaper, and more reliable than other forms of transportation.Also railroads brought trade and businesses to many towns
Most boomtowns were crowded,dirty, and rough places. Workers often lived in shacks.The dirt streets of these towns turend into rivers and mud when it rained.