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As soon as ever this squalling stops I'll find out; I can't go on like this!
The Great organ, consisting of the front pipes and other loud-speaking stops.
Depression of these key-touches brought different combinations of stops into use on the keyboard above which they were placed.
These toe-pistons form an additional and most convenient means for bringing the stops into and out of action.
It becomes impossible to use the combination pedals without disturbing the stops and couplers of the Pedal department.
It also does away with the need for soft stops in an organ, thus securing considerable economy.
These pistons were placed below the keyboard whose stops they affected.
Cavaill-Coll subsequently utilized slightly increased pressures for the trebles of his flue stops as well as for his larger reeds.
Upon using them in the ordinary way the manual stops alone are affected.
It is now becoming more and more common to arrange for the transference of stops from one keyboard to another.

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