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If old Piegan Smith hadn't been sampling the contents of that keg so industriously he would never have made a break.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
The law went into operation in England imposing a tax on wearing hair powder.
The girl began to hum, as she powdered her nose with a white glove, lying in a powder box.
Steam machinery would accomplish more than nine-tenths of all the work, besides saving the expense of all the powder.
When first seen it is said to have had a pasty consistency, but on exposure to the air it dried and crumbled into powder.
ASBESTOSROBERT H. JONES
The poorest people reduce it to powder by manual labour, in the same way as they grind corn preparatory to baking it into cakes.
If it was applied to the best advantage, say on a piston, calling powder one thousand atmospheres, it would far exceed that duty.
The gun was self-priming and self-cocking; the powder charge was enclosed in a copper case.
The pale glow of light which came from that powder smudge on Carlson's lapel was no longer visible!
That face powder came from the cheek of a woman—some woman who pressed her cheek against Carlson's lapel.

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