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Use "pappoose" in a sentence
"When he was a tiny baby, -- a fat, brown, little pappoose, -- his mother used to bundle him up in skins, strap him to a board, and carry him on her back when she went to gather the bark of the young basswood tree for twine."
"When the mother clambered over a large tree trunk that had fallen across the path and the little pappoose was jolted wide awake, he did not cry."
"Out of the storm's first onset we rushed unasked into the hut of an Indian family, and surprised a pair of squaws and a six-months 'pappoose squatting on a dirty and rain-pooled floor in almost total darkness."