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This looks as if it was a put-up job, with the masks, and everything.

“You know very well that this is a put-up job,” retorted Creede hotly.

He felt at once that it was a put-up job to get him out of the way.

Take it from me, it was a put-up job by that Calabrian woman.

This was said to have been a put-up job, as the man was secured to get a license.

I thought at first it was a put-up job to make me jealous, and I laughed at it.

Even if it were a put-up job, as most divorces are nowadays, it would damn me.

They charged Snap with a put-up job, and—well, maybe it was.

“To my mind, it is nothing but a put-up job,” said Andy flatly.

No, not at all, rejoined Sikes; at least it cant be a put-up job, as we expected.

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