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The soubrette had a lank young body neatly attired in a store suit and shirt-waist.
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I thought that the frozen surface of the American woman thawed on the stratum soubrette.
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And, like Brighella, written comedy blended her with the fixed characters of drama under the name of the soubrette.
She was even more successful in comedy, and no better soubrette had been seen since the days of Madeleine Bjart.
Miss Richland has a very pretty face, but she looks more like a soubrette or smart actress than a woman of fashion.
A very bright little cross-fire sketch between a retired major and a jolly soubrette.
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Maggie Oliver, an irrepressible and most clever soubrette, was ever happy and a source of pleasure to us all.
The soubrette saves the intended victim from death, the would-be assassin is disgraced, and the play "ends happily."
Eva said it was the kind of thing a soubrette would use, rather than an elderly business man.
The soubrette, however, made up for her mistress's want of appetite, and ate plentifully of all that was set before her.

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