"I've a very great mind to give you a number-one kicking," said Billy.
Not number-one jade, of course, but still jade, and of value.
You ought to be mighty proud because all men think you are a number-one musher.
You've got thirty tons of fuel—you want to find the compression ratio of the number-one firing-tube chamber—so what do you do?
I guess you won't see such a number-one instep as yours any time on these effete old London side-walks.
Among them was his number-one boy, Kwong, who had served him faithfully for several years.
Liu, the son of Kwong, followed him up-river and obtained a place in his household as pidgeon-cook, assistant to number-one cook.
Then, quite at the rear, a woman appeared, the number-one wife of Li Yuan Chang.
Then from the bundle come strings of pearls, translucent jade of "number-one" quality, snuff-bottles fit for a museum.
Roger hurried along with Astro to the number-one boat and climbed inside.