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  • n. Plural form of Free-Stater.

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Examples

  • Thar was that secret citizens 'meetin' down in the timber, and Steward was fer shootin 'down at sight without a trial all onery cusses that was even suspected of bein' onfriendly to the principles of the Free-Staters.

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  • Roberts had already begun to trust the Free-Staters too much; and he had forgotten that, whatever else we may have been thinking about, never for

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  • Thus it fell to my lot to take over the command of the Free-Staters.

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  • Generals Clements, Hunter, Broadwood and Paget, with the object of once and for all making an end of the Free-Staters.

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  • This, however, was not because he disapproved of my suggestion in itself, but because he feared that the Transvaalers might say that the Free-Staters, now that their own country was in the enemy's hands, were going to leave them in the lurch.

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  • Roux with other Free-Staters was stationed east of Senekal, and the remainder of our forces lay near Lindley.

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  • They were Afrikanders, and as Afrikanders, although neither Free-Staters nor Transvaalers, they ought, in our opinion, to have been ashamed to fight against us.

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  • Colony, I am sure that he would have proved that the younger generation of Free-Staters, to whom he and Willem Pretorius belonged, possess qualities which were entirely unsuspected before the war began.

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  • Free-Staters had thought -- and I, for one, had supported the view at

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  • It was Steyn and Botha, with two men of the name of Steytler, and two other Free-Staters whose names I have forgotten, who managed to escape from the ship that lay anchored in the harbour of Ceylon.

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