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Do not they abuse you behind your back, and blackball you at societies where they have had the honour to propose you?

TancredBenjamin Disraeli

If a ballot should be demanded the members will all vote, and one blackball will exclude.

Ive as much right to put a fellow up or blackball him in the Dealonian as Tony has.

Deering of DealLatta Griswold

And in their disgust they blackball two candidates for admission who are to be balloted for on the 10th instant.

Snooks does not any more think it gentlemanlike to blackball attorneys.

The Book of SnobsWilliam Makepeace Thackeray

Blackball and Loder, Cruchecassee and Schlangenbad, assumed sympathetic countenances.

The NewcomesWilliam Makepeace Thackeray

So they go back to their clubs and their cards, and their billiards, and abuse their cooks and blackball their friends.

The committee will blackball the best fellow that ever lived if I don't go and stop them.

Little NovelsWilkie Collins

You may be sure some of the proud people and most of the parvenus of the Club were ready to blackball him.

The Book of SnobsWilliam Makepeace Thackeray

They let a victim go there until they get all and then they blackball him.

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