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But at the instant I caught a sight of my counterfeit presentment in a shop window, and veiled my haughty crest.
GOD AND MY NEIGHBOURROBERT BLATCHFORD
Then a fat, untidy old man appeared in the doorway of a cubicle within the shop, and Edwin Clayhanger blushed.
HILDA LESSWAYSARNOLD BENNETT
The controlling leaders being out of gear the machine did not run smoothly: there was nothing but friction and tension.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
A little black girl sat on the floor, and with her hands worked the treadle of the machine.
The sewing-machine made a resounding clatter in the room; it was of a ponderous, by-gone make.
She wore a little red hood, and looked wistfully after Davy as the shop went out of sight.
DAVY AND THE GOBLINCHARLES E. CARRYL
Robin Hood stared at him for a moment with a puzzled expression, and then walked into his little shop, and Davy turned away.
DAVY AND THE GOBLINCHARLES E. CARRYL
The machine penetrated everywhere, thrusting aside with its gigantic arm the feeble efforts of handicraft.
"I have a letter somewhere," looking in the machine drawer and finding the letter in the bottom of the workbasket.
Great as is the destruction of war, not even five years of it have broken the productive machine.

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