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  • On occasion she's been an administrative assistant and a carpenter's helper.

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  • Had it been my machine I'd have operated it with a carpenter's hammer.


  • I'm pretty sure that, thanks to the inside dope they offered me, my novella gives readers a generally accurate view of the goings-on at Monogram Studios during its glory days -- what the assistant director worried about, where the cast ate lunch, how the carpenter's strike affected the industry, that sort of thing.

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  • It is rather shuddery, however, to speculate on the terrible assortment of cutting, gouging, jabbing and slashing weapons with which the mutineers are able to equip themselves from the carpenter's shop.


  • Before our decks were swept again I could make out the carpenter's emergency repairs.


  • Struggle as he would, he could not lift himself until the mate, gripping his oilskin at the collar, with one hand flung him through the air into the carpenter's arms.


  • Even though the moral of the story is anti-materialist -- the evil treasure-hunting tycoon dies because he fails to remember that Jesus came as a humble carpenter's son -- the camera lingers lovingly on the gleaming gold of the false Grails.

    The New York Public Library: All That Is Godly Must Glitter

  • It was strange to her to be looking at this person, this adult woman where a funny-looking and mousy half-Aztec carpenter's daughter should be.

    X, Chapter 2: Min

  • "Imagine having this carpenter's level inside you," she told Vanity Fair.

    Neglected Girl Who Raised a First Lady, Secretary of State

  • This show features work done using another technique he invented which was far less successful, called "fresco painting," created with a mixture of tempera paint and carpenter's glue.

    Boing Boing


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