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  • Among them were long-shore fellows in swallow-tails and round hats, fishermen in jerseys and fur-skin caps, smugglers in big boots and flushing coats; and not a few whose whitey-brown faces, and close-cropped hair, made it no difficult matter to guess that their last residence was within the walls of a gaol.

    From Powder Monkey to Admiral A Story of Naval Adventure

  • -- He tossed his black fur-skin cap half-way to his head, and he wheeled round as he caught it, saying,

    The Sable Cloud A Southern Tale With Northern Comments (1861)

  • The truth was, that she had run into her little cabin, pulled off her dress, blackened her face and hands, put on the fur-skin cloak, and was

    Grimm's Fairy Tales


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