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She confided in Aunt Janes ear that I should soon be a brass hat.

Now, what would a Brass Hat say in such an awkward emergency?

A Tommy was caught by a "brass hat" in the very act of strangling a chicken.

"An energetic officer you have there," said the brass hat standing beside the colonel.

It is the occasion for a thrill when a "Brass Hat" arrives, for he at least has the little brilliant red tabs on his tunic!

As the train started he lurched and trod heavily on the toes of a very distinguished "Brass Hat."

For a “Brass Hat,” if such a thing existed, would be more ornamental than useful.

Theres a brass hat coming down the trench, said Phineas, and brass hats have no use for rhapsodical privates.

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