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All through this he's been walking up and down the floor like he was drilling for the militia.

J. Poindexter, ColoredIrvin Shrewsbury Cobb

After the drilling of the division, a grand cock-fight occurred on the hill.

The Hillsdales, being the visitors, were given the privilege of drilling first.

It was a distinct improvement over hand drilling, almost doubling the drilling rate, but was complex and highly unreliable.

The three hours of drilling in the morning do not include gymnasium exercises for three-quarters of an hour.

Europe from a Motor CarRussell Richardson

For example the appearance of a policeman while a burglar is drilling a safe is considered distinctly unlucky.

On the right side is a curious lintelled door with dull arabesques emphasised by lines of drilling and pictures on either side.

The Shores of the AdriaticF. Hamilton Jackson

All my little ones can fly quite well now; we have been drilling every morning down in the meadow.

South Carolina had begun raising and drilling soldiers for a probable war as soon as Lincoln was elected.

The battalion was drilling in a big open meadow when there came from the East first a whirr and then a machine.

The A.E.F.Heywood Broun

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