Hundreds of flathead chubs were collected in such pools in the Purgatoire and Arkansas rivers.
It was natural enough for the Colorado cowboys to transform "Purgatoire river" to "Picketwire river."
The delightful Purgatoire has become a deadly bore, and the enchanting Mephistopheles has been riddled as by a hailstorm.
Harkness can go to the Purgatoire; he will go if you ask him, though likely he wouldnt for me; and you can have charge here.
"If thar's anybody at Bent's ranch on th' Purgatoire, we might pick up a re-mount thar," muttered Tom.
Well let him have what he wants; the remainder of the herd well throw over on the Purgatoire.
The delightful Purgatoire, where the author sees a chorus of souls in Purgatory, is much better.