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At our challenge they have now taken to their heels like Falstaff's eleven rogues in buckram suits.
Making frames for hats follows—the frames are of wire and buckram.
THE CANADIAN GIRL AT WORKMARJORY MACMURCHY
A Special Presentation Edition, bound in white buckram, with extra gilt ornament.
BATTLES OF ENGLISH HISTORYH. B. (HEREFORD BROOKE) GEORGE
They might have been weighted with buckram, although it was no longer in general use.
THE COPY-CAT AND OTHER STORIESMARY E. WILKINS FREEMAN
They are very poorly clad, for their clothes are only of the skins of beasts, and canvas, and buckram.
SOME HEROES OF TRAVELW. H. DAVENPORT ADAMS
It is used for blocking frames and copying, the lines being much softer than when made with buckram.
MAKE YOUR OWN HATSGENE ALLEN MARTIN
Used in making frames and is sewed on the edge of all buckram and fabric hat frames.
MAKE YOUR OWN HATSGENE ALLEN MARTIN
To cut buckram brim—Lay pattern on smooth side of buckram, pin, and cut the edges very smoothly.
MAKE YOUR OWN HATSGENE ALLEN MARTIN
Slash buckram inside headsize wire every half inch and turn pieces up.
MAKE YOUR OWN HATSGENE ALLEN MARTIN
Lay pattern flat on smooth side of buckram, lengthwise of the material to take advantage of the natural roll.
MAKE YOUR OWN HATSGENE ALLEN MARTIN

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