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The bombardment having been announced for the 12th, they reckoned on a full day for burning and sacking the town.
It is covered first with bass and then with sacking, made of Indian grass tied around with ratan.
Mr. Rundell found him swearing and raving in a great passion, sacking men and behaving like a maniac.
THE UNDERWORLDJAMES C. WELSH
Please send me some more pheasants or partridges cooked as before, and sewn up in sacking.
McAuliffe's nether garments were fashioned out of sacking originally used for packing liquor cases.
MENOTAHERNEST G. HENHAM
Margret, who was present at the sacking, told how she had saved father's.
A CONFEDERATE GIRL'S DIARYSARAH MARGAN DAWSON
Bands of Hungarian privates proved their belief in this millennium by sacking the warehouses in the docks under cover of night.
Once she encountered some men riotously returning from the sacking of the house of the collector of the latest poll-tax.
ROBERT ANNYS: POOR PRIESTANNIE NATHAN MEYER
Nancy possessed no apron; but a square of sacking and some cord soon settled that difficulty.
It was "the chariots of iron" which prevented the Israelites from capturing and sacking the cities of the plains.

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