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A distinguished wag about town says, the head coverings the ladies wear now-a-days, are barefaced false hoods.
He cleared the roped guard and the two fallen hoods, landed lightly on the balls of his feet within a yard of Squid Murphy.
Dwarfs in pointed hoods pricked with fern leaves whirled about these edifices in the airiest fashion.
HONEY-BEEANATOLE FRANCE
This discourse appeared profoundly to interest the audience, who, throwing back their hoods, drew near to the duke.
CHICOT THE JESTERALEXANDRE DUMAS, PERE
Then about twenty monks, with their heads buried in immense hoods, came out of the crypt, and stationed themselves in the nave.
CHICOT THE JESTERALEXANDRE DUMAS, PERE
Budge is lambskin with the wool dressed outwards, worn on the edge of the hoods of bachelors of arts, etc.
MILTON'S COMUSJOHN MILTON
These were called "black" canons, their cassocks, cloaks, and hoods being of that colour.
After desperate fighting, the white hoods were beaten and our hero and his charges escaped from the city, and from France.
She said the Ku Klux were dressed all in white—white caps and white hoods over their faces, and long white dresses.
In Hoods hasty evacuation of Atlanta many of his guns were left behind.
THE CIVIL WAR THROUGH THE CAMERAHENRY W. (HENRY WILLIAM) ELSON

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