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  • A simple thing -- a few drops of druggist's ammonia in the water; but

    CHAPTER II

  • He kissed his hand to her, sipped from his condensed milk can a man-size drink of druggist's alcohol, and to her again kissed her hand.

    THE PRINCESS

  • This colourless fluid was druggist's alcohol, and as such is known in tramp-land as "alki."

    THE PRINCESS

  • An alki-stiff is a tramp who drinks druggist's alcohol.

    Chapter 13

  • As I wait, my eyes pour over the druggist's shelves and, once again, I am reassured to know that the French are flawed.

    ordonnance - French Word-A-Day

  • According to Guelph historian, Gil Stelter, The Petrie Pharmacy, completed for A.B. Petrie in 1882 clearly proclaims its function with a giant druggist's mortar and pestle as its cornice.

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  • I expected to see one of Mameha's maids, but it was only a man from the druggist's making a delivery of Chinese herbs for Auntie's arthritis.

    Memoirs of a Geisha

  • I the red-necked man began, but Mrs. Evans didn't hear the finish of the question nor Ricardo's reply, for she was recalling with amusement the fact that in Cuer - navaca she had used exactly the same phrase when chiding the druggist's son who had graduated from Yale to become a paid escort.

    Mexico

  • There was a gun pointing straight into the druggist's face.

    The Drawing of the Three

  • He turned around like a robot, a thin figure in a short blue druggist's smock, and walked into Thrifty's.

    When The Bough Breaks

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