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Long elbow cuffs, and above them two beautiful puffs divided by rows of shirring and bows of brown-silk ribbon.
ANNE OF GREEN GABLESLUCY MAUD MONTGOMERY
This may be in the form of a cupboard or small closet, or a bag made of light rubber cloth and provided with a shirring string.
The shirring string under the crown is pulled up first and the material over-handed to the frame.
Straight across the pond she went, her toes shirring the water, and up and up and up—then off.
ANGEL ISLANDINEZ HAYNES GILLMORE
Machine work: Plain stitching, tucking, shirring, bias strips stitched on material.
THE MAKING OF A TRADE SCHOOLMARY SCHENCK WOOLMAN
Long elbow cuffs, and above them two beautiful puffs divided by rows of shirring and bows of brown silk ribbon.
There was not the slightest doubt that all its shirring was of real, real silk!
IN OLD KENTUCKYEDWARD MARSHALL AND CHARLES T. DAZEY

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