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If the last plowing be deferred until the vines are large, a large proportion of small potatoes is sure to be the consequence.

To me it seemed that an ablebodied man who would not volunteer to put down the rebellion, was pretty "small potatoes."

Flo Ah, it's very clear now; but, cousin, do tell me what you mean by calling me small potatoes.

As for the remark, "small potatoes," she didn't understand it at all.

The Tale of Henrietta HenArthur Scott Bailey

Small Potatoes are immature, unripe, and of course should never be planted, since their progeny will be feeble and sickly.

Of course we won't bother with them tomorrow night, for that is small potatoes compared to the jewel plot.

For this purpose, small potatoes that are not suitable for other methods of preparation may be used.

Woman's Institute Library of Cookery, Vol. 2Woman's Institute of Domestic Arts and Sciences

Only Cospatric, who is at heart no sportsman, murmured, "Small potatoes."

The Recipe for DiamondsCharles John Cutcliffe Wright Hyne

Yes, that is a Blue-nose; is it any wonder, Stranger, he is small potatoes and few in a hill?

The AttacheThomas Chandler Haliburton

Peel some small potatoes and cut lengthwise in eight or more pieces.

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