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  • n. Plural form of footlocker.

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Examples

  • The following month, McGovern was abruptly ordered to return to the U.S. He hauled the 90,000 feet of color footage, on dozens of reels in huge footlockers, to the Pentagon and turned it over to General Orvil Anderson.

    Greg Mitchell: The Great Hiroshima Cover-up: How the U.S. Hid Shocking Historic Footage for Decades

  • In New Guinea, for example, Army Air Force engineers posted photographs of the women who gave them the brush off on an "operations board" with the heading Casualties Sustained on the Home Front. 28 Romantic studio portraits or sexy homemade pinups, these pictures had probably once graced bedside tables or footlockers, reminding the men of happier times they hoped to recapture; now they represented a betrayal of trust.

    Miss Yourlovin: GIs, Gender, and Domesticity during World War II

  • He hauled the 90,000 feet of color footage, on dozens of reels in huge footlockers, to the Pentagon and turned it over to General Orvil Anderson.

    Greg Mitchell: The Great Atomic Film Cover-Up

  • Why are you looking at what other display in their footlockers.

    Sound Politics: The Closet Is No Place For A Gay Soldier

  • I then went to the bunkers near Firefall Point and killed the Bane inside and looted the footlockers.

    Nov. 18th Tabula Rasa Gaming Journal--Munchie Gets a Turn

  • For one thing, despite the Air Force's sudden case of the vapors over the sergeant's unauthorized tour in a nudie mag, Playboy continues a long and healthy relationship with military PXs around the world -- a tradition that dates back to World War II grunts stashing pinups of Betty Grable in their footlockers.

    Bruce Kluger: The Naked Drill Sergeant

  • Then, three years after the Sept. 11 attacks and the subsequent defeat of the Taliban, the sealed cases and footlockers were opened in vaults in the Arg, the Afghan presidential compound in Kabul.

    Archive 2008-05-01

  • It turns out they were in the footlockers in that vault in the Afghan presidential compound, the same place the goods from Tillya Tepe were taken.

    Archive 2008-05-01

  • It's on shelves, in laundry bags, in helmet bags, four duffles full, spilling out of various footlockers, and in a grand masterpiece of one huge black zip up bag specifically designed to help Geardos transport their things.

    We're Doing THAT Again - SpouseBUZZ

  • I planted a bunch last year just for a tease and they are now hanging around the basement with the three footlockers full of squash, onions, and garlic gumming up the laundry/woodworking works down there.

    Where were you when the lights went out?

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