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  • And Okiakuta, my mother, laid beside me my squirrel-skin parka.

    THE SICKNESS OF LONE CHIEF

  • The squirrel-skin robe was agitated and cast aside by a brown arm.

    LI-WAN, THE FAIR

  • So called Li Wan to the man whose head was hidden beneath the squirrel-skin robe, but she called softly, as though divided between the duty of waking him and the fear of him awake.

    LI-WAN, THE FAIR

  • The hood of her squirrel-skin parka was tossed back, revealing the cameo-like oval of her face outlined against her heavily-massed hair.

    THE RACE FOR NUMBER ONE

  • With faces obscured and bodies lost in squirrel-skin parkas, a mother and daughter, meeting on trail, would pass as strangers.

    The Wife of a King

  • He was certainly a fine man, Morganson thought, as he looked at the bulk of him in his squirrel-skin parka.

    FINIS

  • Then the light was parted by a fur-clad figure, and an Indian girl slipped out of the webs, threw back the hood of her squirrel-skin parka, and stood in their midst.

    WHERE THE TRAIL FORKS

  • Ere her eyes closed for the last time she took my hand and slipped it under her squirrel-skin parka to her waist.

    GRIT OF WOMEN

  • As he dragged himself to his feet by means of the bar-rail, he saw a man in a squirrel-skin parka lift a beer-mug to hurl at Trethaway, a couple of paces off.

    CHAPTER 11

  • The hood of her squirrel-skin parka was about her hair, and well drawn up around her throat; but her hands were unmittened and nimbly at work with needle and sinew, completing the last fantastic design on a belt of leather faced with bright scarlet cloth.

    KEESH, SON OF KEESH

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