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The little boy of two, often quoted here, showed a punctilious feeling for order in the placing of things.
CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
I played up one octave, and then I wished to go on by placing my first finger on F sharp.
Track of the count may be kept by placing a mark for each leukocyte in its appropriate column, ruled upon paper.
We notice that more attention is given to the problem of placing a feature than to that of making a likeness of it.
CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
Provisions are to some extent protected from them, by placing the legs of the tables and presses in plates filled with water.
It is obtained by placing a quantity of wheat flour in a bag, and kneading it under a gentle stream of water.
Placing his duty to his country and his plighted faith before the longings of his heart, he remained faithful to the Bourbons.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
It was a big job, placing the Imperator in commission for the first time by American Navalmen.
Does the experience of the last ten years justify the country in placing confidence, on such a point, in a Whig Ministry?
The English fashion of placing a card upon each plate with the name of the person to take that seat upon it, is a good one.

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