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hundred-year-old

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  • About 130 hawkers sell vegetables and fruits, fresh meat and live fish, dried mushrooms, freshly made noodles and so-called hundred-year-old eggs.

    A Walk through Hong Kong's Central

  • Even in the United States, hundred-year-old industrial companies are on their deathbeds, not because of a cyclical downturn after an “SUV mania” but as a result of relentless and noncyclical phenomena (e.g., globalization, deunionization, a broken health-care system).

    Letters to the Editor

  • In Oxford in spring he luxuriated in a "sea of . . . hundred-year-old roses."

    Things Fall Apart

  • This would appear to apply to human beings as well, when you consider the number of hundred-year-old Japanese folks hanging around.

    The Flex Diet

  • There's a hundred-year-old man here tonight, and he goes to work every day.

    Music Executive Takes Center Stage

  • "People think I'm about being new, but I started by being moved by these hundred-year-old quilts that feel so fresh to me despite being made from traditional patterns," said Ms. Schmidt, a slender, 50-year-old woman wearing jeans and bright orange sneakers.

    The Queen of the 'Neo-Hillbilly' Quilt

  • Giselle was the hundred-year-old siren who had started Midnight Liaisons.

    My Fair Succubi

  • Even a several hundred-year-old history feels real and high impact and it doesn't have that slightly safe and groomed feeling that a lot of historical sites in England have.

    Frances Hardinge: a bucketful of whimsy

  • These designing women are using original, up to almost one hundred-year-old Swiss army blankets to create handmade and cozy pillows in different sizes, sturdy footstools, agenda covers, firewood holders, duffle bags, napkin rings, totes, and more to stunning effect.

    Beth Arnold: Letter From Paris: Designing Women

  • In an exclusive interview with MTV News, “WALL-E” writer/director Andrew Stanton dished the most details yet about the progress of his next feature, “John Carter of Mars,” an adaptation of a nearly hundred-year-old serialized novel about a Civil War vet mysteriously transported to the Red Planet, where he encounters all manner of alien adventures.

    ‘John Carter Of Mars’ To Be ‘Perfect Definition’ Of Live-Action, CGI Hybrid » MTV Movies Blog

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