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I want a spool of red silk, two pieces of crimson dress braid, and a spool of fifty cotton.
TESSA WADSWORTH'S DISCIPLINEJENNIE M. DRINKWATER
It is easily avoided, however, by procuring a large spool and fastening it to the bottom of the base with a wood screw.
The spool will serve as a handle while the varnish is applied, and also makes a stand for the board while the varnish dries.
On the inside of the spool, or towel support, an ordinary incandescent electric globe was placed.
The ends of the spool are made of thin brass and are dimensioned as shown in Fig. 2, at B and C.
The spool upon which the winding is to be placed is made as follows: Procure a piece of very soft wrought iron, 1-1/4 in.
The piece shown at B is to form the lower end of the spool, and is bent at right angles along the dotted line.
"What absurd questions you ask," said Mrs. Lincoln, overturning a work-box to find a spool of cotton, which lay directly on top.
THE ENGLISH ORPHANSMARY JANE HOLMES
In my tool kit youll find a large spool of safety wire, he said.
THE FLYING REPORTERLEWIS E. (LEWIS EDWIN) THEISS
Uncle Jim set a Big Ben alarm clock down on one of the spool tables for me.

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