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He lifted his head, looked around him, and was just going to switch off the light, when he noticed the open book on his table.
BELLA DONNAROBERT HICHENS
He aimed at the yawning hippopotamus and fired, hitting it on the skull, but at such an angle that the ball glanced off.
HUNTING THE LIONSR.M. BALLANTYNE
Even as he spoke, Gray had found the switch, and the apartment of Kazmah became flooded with subdued light.
DOPESAX ROHMER
She had forgotten to tell her mother of that fact—the safety of the closed receiving switch.
Black Hood brought the car around in a wide sweeping turn to head back toward the gate, had to swerve to avoid hitting Joe Strong.
Delancy's hand shot out to the radio switch, cutting off the voice of the announcer.
A switch is furnished so that when desired the stops and expression levers may be cut off and left to be operated by hand.
There was some sort of a phonograph device under the cowl of that get-away car, and this was hooked up to the radio switch.
Then he crossed to the door, flipped the light switch to the off position, and looked back in the direction of the corpse.
He crossed quickly, pushed open the office door, spotted the light switch.

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