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A gentleman got out of a carriage before it stopped, and fell between the rail and the platform.
ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
The first rail road opened in Brazil, the emperor and empress being present at the inauguration.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
Tressan was monstrous ill-at-ease, and his face lost a good deal of its habitual plethora of colour.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
An accident occurred on the Panama rail road, recently put in operation, by which 43 persons were killed, and 60 wounded.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
A fellow rudely clad—a hybrid between man-at-arms and lackey—lounged on a musket to confront them in the gateway.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
He drew up the rocker, hoisted his slippered feet on the rail, and proceeded to smoke a cigar.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
Since then the whole of the trade of transit by rail has been conducted by the companies owning the lines.
FIFTY YEARS OF RAILWAY LIFE IN ENGLAND, SCOTLAND AND IRELANDJOSEPH TATLOW
Visitors of Distinction in the old Soho days, were not at all rare, though they had not the advantages of travelling by rail.
SHOWELL'S DICTIONARY OF BIRMINGHAMTHOMAS T. HARMAN AND WALTER SHOWELL
The second one was placed above the first and would make a good hand-rail.
ALILA, OUR LITTLE PHILIPPINE COUSINMARY HAZELTON WADE
They come to a halt suddenly, before a little huddling figure, with its face hidden in its arms, crouched beside a crooked rail.
A LOST HEROELIZABETH STUART PHELPS WARD AND HERBERT D. WARD
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