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All the men moved up another step, but both the gun and the caisson were shorthanded.
IN HOSTILE REDJOSEPH ALTSHELER
Shorthanded and undermechanized, they were forever having to help out in the actual construction.
INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTIONPOUL WILLIAM ANDERSON
No further comment was made on it, except that they'd have to work harder from now on, since they were shorthanded.
BADGE OF INFAMYLESTER DEL REY
Captain Passford appeared to be afraid the Chateaugay would be shorthanded if she had to send a prize crew home with the Ionian.
Seven of the men who signed on with me did not turn up on sailing-day, so that we left the dock shorthanded to that extent.
THE LOG OF A SEA-WAIFFRANK T. BULLEN
Many of the ships that had got away were now very shorthanded, with leaking hulls, and spars and rigging badly cut up.
FAMOUS SEA FIGHTSJOHN RICHARD HALE
Whatever be the cause, it reduces our shorthanded crew still further.
The men doing the normal shift-change screening were shorthanded in consequence.
SPACE PLATFORMMURRAY LEINSTER
Graoul I had to send back to the battery, which is too shorthanded to spare men.
THE SECRETS OF A KUTTITEEDWARD O. MOUSLEY
You said it was all that new construction work in the Valley that's making you so shorthanded.
NEW APPLES IN THE GARDENKRIS OTTMAN NEVILLE

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