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He threw off the power and applied the emergency brake and the automobile just passed Sam and no more.
THE ROVER BOYS ON TREASURE ISLEEDWARD STRATEMEYER (AKA ARTHUR M. WINFIELD)
The chauffeur realized this as well as any one, and he was pulling with all his strength on the emergency brake lever.
At that instant he applied his emergency brake and shut off the power.
That impression did not register on his brain, however, until he was back in his seat and Eddie had released his emergency brake.
FULL-BACK FOSTERRALPH HENRY BARBOUR
Mark used the emergency brake; the car slewed around; he wasn't even grazed.
OLD VALENTINESMUNSON ALDRICH HAVENS
He grasped desperately for the emergency brake and gripped tight upon it, steering with one hand.
THE WHITE DESERTCOURTNEY RYLEY COOPER
Blindly he pulled on his emergency brake and then slumped forward in his seat, his breath coming in wheezing gasps.
POISONED AIRSTERNER ST. PAUL MEEK
Then the engineer threw on the emergency brake, and the front end of the baggage car crumpled up.
At the same instant his hand sought the emergency brake lever and he pushed it forward.
Then he went back, eased off the emergency brake, grabbed a good handhold and strained forward.
CABIN FEVERB. M. BOWER

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