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And Robinson heard him scuttle about and hastily convene small boys and dispatch them down the road to look at an honest man.
In a minute or two, a black head was seen to rise slowly and fearfully out of the fore-scuttle, then it disappeared.
NEWTON FORSTERCAPTAIN FREDERICK MARRYAT
The water then flowed in from the top through the deck scuttle forward of the collision bulkhead.
It was by this scuttle that access was obtained to all the decks below C down to the peak tank top on the orlop deck.
The fore-scuttle hatch was closed to keep everything dark before the bridge.
Soon he reached a common wooden ladder leading to a scuttle, which was wide open.
THE ROVER BOYS ON THE FARMARTHUR M. WINFIELD (AKA EDWARD STRATEMEYER)
As the youth mounted the ladder the scuttle was banged shut, almost hitting him on the top of the head.
THE ROVER BOYS ON THE FARMARTHUR M. WINFIELD (AKA EDWARD STRATEMEYER)
What do you suppose made him scuttle out of sight so hurriedly?
BOY SCOUTS IN THE NORTH SEAG. HARVEY RALPHSON
After pausing above a half-emptied scuttle, she arranged them in a small green vase, and replaced them in the bedroom.
MOUNTAINCLEMENT WOOD
With the aid of his companion, Christy drew up the box, careful that it should not strike against the frame of the scuttle.

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