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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR RED LETTER

But these were the good, the great, the red letter days of a past time.

Mountain Day, by the way, was a red letter day, for the Freshmen particularly.

Pile after pile of Sullivan's "red letter" circulars were found.

Then let us hope it will be a red letter day for you, cried Don.

So ended a red letter day for at least three of the occupants.

September fifteenth was to be a red letter day with us wherever we might be.

It is a “red letter day” for both the townspeople and ourselves.

April 9, 1900, may be set down as a red letter day in the history of the colony.

It is the happiest day of my life; it will be a red letter day for you!

The set time had come; 1857 was a red letter year in this advance.