FeboldFeboldson By : Darcy, Tyanna , and Austen
Background informationFeboldFeboldson was invented by a Nebraska lumber dealer named Wayne Carroll. Febold thought he would die of loneliness because all his neighbors on the great plains were moving to California to look for gold.
Challenges He wanted people to stay in the Great Plains instead of moving to California. He was against nature because it wouldn’t rain.
Trait # 1-recourceful He told people how to get their fence posts in the ground He told the pioneers how to fight prarie weather like dust storms and tornadoes
Trait # 2-clever He thought of evaporating the lake He knew to get frogs to make noise to get rain
Trait # 3-Determined He didn’t give up when the pioneers wanted to leave because there was no rain He kept going when the pioneers wanted to leave because they couldn’t see
Exaggerations He hypnotized a frog He evaporated a lake with a bonfire He cut fog into strips with scissors A strip of fog scared away the clouds
Settings Lived on the great plains Only one lake for miles Very hard ground