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Because he does work, a bindle-stiff is expected usually to have some small change about him, and it is after that small change that the road-kids go.
The best hunting-ground for bindle-stiffs is in the sheds, barns, lumber-yards, railroad-yards, etc., on the edges of a city, and the time for hunting is the night, when the bindle-stiff seeks these places to roll up in his blankets and sleep.