Occasionally they receive orders for waste-paper baskets, coffins for Native Christian children, or cages for pigeons and parrots.
I pried into waste-paper baskets, even poked into dust-heaps, but could find nothing.
They will get lost under chairs or buried alive in waste-paper baskets.
The waste-paper baskets brimmed with red flannelette and gilt edging.
In a few minutes waste-paper baskets had been "bagged" from adjoining studies, and No. 14 was about a foot deep in paper.
Of course, respectable papers throw those communications into the waste-paper baskets.
These notices were one and all thrown into waste-paper baskets as cheap humor—to be dug up later and used.