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What kind of explorers were the odd fellows dressed like in Rip van Winkle?
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 ...short doublets, others jerkins, with long knives in their belts, and most of them had enormous breeches, of similar style with that of the guide's. Their visages, too, were peculiar: one had a large beard, broad face, and small piggish eyes: the face of another seemed to consist entirely of nose, and was surmounted by a white sugar-loaf hat set off with a little red ****'s tail. They all had beards, of various shapes and colors. There was one who seemed to be the commander.

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