from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Theat., a device used in producing an imitation of a snow-storm.


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  • Whether Boardman had heard her, or had discreetly withdrawn out of earshot at the first sound of voices, she could not tell, but she found him some distance away from the snow-box on the piazza.

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