Throwing my slate on deck in a high passion, I left the ship and went ashore.
They stood at the desk, teacher and scholar, Howard bending over his slate.
Tip was back by the kitchen window now, with his slate and book.
The Ma was at least half the size of the slate, while Heman was microscopic; but, alas!
It is just as impossible to generalize granite and slate, as it is to generalize a man and a cow.
There is no such thing as wiping off the slate and starting with a “new” set of ideas.
I knew the Methodist folks had a Sunday school picnic on the slate for Tuesday.
For a slate or blackboard, he used the beach, as did Archimedes of the olden time.
How she ever kept the accounts so straight as she did, in her head and on her slate, was a perfect wonder.
My wife returned into the room with the slate, and the door was closed, but not completely.