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To remove any foreign material from the flour and at the same time make it light, a flour sifter is required.
WOMAN'S INSTITUTE LIBRARY OF COOKERY, VOL. 4WOMAN'S INSTITUTE OF DOMESTIC ARTS AND SCIENCES
"A miner's a man who digs gold up and washes it in a cinder-sifter," explained Stanley.
"Dig up some sand, pard, and fling it into the cinder-sifter while I write out the caution in blue pencil," said Stanley.
In this formula the possible boy or girl is coaxed out by the promise of a bow or a meal-sifter to the one who can get it first.
Among the Cherokees it is common, in asking about the sex of a new arrival, to inquire, Is it a bow or a sifter?
One person informed me that a wire sifter had been conveyed by the gust to a distance of many miles.
They were told that if Ellison Hatfield died of his wounds, “the prisoners will be filled as full of holes as a sifter bottom.”
When inquiring as to the sex of the new arrival the Cherokee asks, “Is it a bow or a (meal) sifter?”
I guess his story plugs Russell's lies, shoots that alibi so full of holes it makes a sifter look like a piece of sheet-iron!
NO CLUEJAMES HAY
A thousand voices exclaimed, "We will have no cinder-sifter mingle in our games of chivalry."
THE ANTIQUARY, COMPLETESIR WALTER SCOTT

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