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He never threw away an inch, and his way of stealing foot by foot was worthy of any jockey.
THE CHEQUERSJAMES RUNCIMAN
It was not a pad saddle such as jockey's ride, nor yet a civilian outfit without horn and only one web.
DAVID LANNARCK, MIDGETGEORGE S. HARNEY
Still we raced on, neck and neck, she riding with hands low and weight slightly forward, workmanlike as a jockey.
THE WAY OF A MANEMERSON HOUGH
He drew out his flute and began to play "Jockey to the Fair" in the style of a man who had never known moment's sorrow.
He gave himself a boyhood as a jockey and also enlisted fictionally in the Spanish American war.
THE BOY GREW OLDERHEYWOOD BROUN
Oh, that half-jockey, half-bruiser countenance, I never forgot it!
LAVENGROGEORGE BORROW
Could it be true, or was it only a cunning invention of Impudent Jack the jockey's?
Club life is, as might be supposed, a distinctive feature, and the Jockey Club (entrance 300) is a triumph of luxury.
ARGENTINAW. A. HIRST
Of course Garrison had been to the dogs during the past year—what down-and-out jockey has not gone there?
GARRISON'S FINISHW. B. M. FERGUSON
There's ma owd woman grummles if shoo's to come for ma to t' Horse and Jockey, and that's half a mile from my home.

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