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Her stern was towards him, and all he saw of her was the ironical legend, “Cure your Corns.”
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
His name is less romantic than those of the wonted demons of legend and folklore.
THE UNSOLVED RIDDLE OF SOCIAL JUSTICESTEPHEN LEACOCK
He perceived that they had lived long enough in retirement in the little Welsh village to have acquired a pride in its legend.
UNCANNY TALESVARIOUS
But, oddly enough, as he walked back to the hotel it was just Betty Lardner who made him think again of the legend.
UNCANNY TALESVARIOUS
It was probably this opposition that made young Cargill decide that it would be really worth while to defy the legend.
UNCANNY TALESVARIOUS
The legend that may still be read upon the Corporation mace, of Elizabethan date, is earnest of this old-time amity.
THE PORTSMOUTH ROAD AND ITS TRIBUTARIESCHARLES G. HARPER
Probably even to-day the majority would name Walter Map as the populariser, if not the inventor, of the Grail legend.
THE THREE DAYS' TOURNAMENTJESSIE L. WESTON
The application of this text to the legend of the Assumption is obvious, and occupied the first division of the discourse.
JOURNAL OF A VOYAGE TO BRAZILMARIA GRAHAM
The graves are marked by a simple Runic cross in white marble bearing the names, the date, and the legend, "God is Love."
BRITISH HIGHWAYS AND BYWAYS FROM A MOTOR CARTHOMAS D. MURPHY
On the front of the house was an ancient sun-dial, and across it, in antique letters, the legend "Time will show."
BRITISH HIGHWAYS AND BYWAYS FROM A MOTOR CARTHOMAS D. MURPHY
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