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Her skin was smooth as a confidence man and clear as boarding-house soup.

The Confidence Man saw them pass through the iron gate into the lobby.

He might easily have passed for a gambler, confidence man, or race-horse tout.

You must make an example, or you'll have every confidence man in town working you.

But he will be a confidence man of the most subtle character.

"In matters of business I take no one's word," chuckled the confidence man.

This Mr. Waterbury may be a very good man, but, on the other hand, he may be a confidence man.

I can prove beyond any doubt whatever that this fellow is a confidence man and a swindler.

There are professional criminals of a different grade, like the forger and the confidence man.

An illustration from actual life will serve to bring the caption of this chapter—the Confidence Man—out in bold relief.

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