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  • n. Alternative spelling of laundry mark.


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  • Does she want me to stay the night so that she can get a look at the laundry-mark on my shirt?

    Unnatural Death

  • “I suppose I did the wrong thing,” she said, “but I unpicked the laundry-mark and an initial H from the corner.”

    Death at the Opera

  • “Any proof that it is his?” asked Mrs. Bradley, noting that the handkerchief had been carefully washed and ironed and bore no name, initials or laundry-mark.

    Death at the Opera

  • Even those articles which were without name or initials contained the same laundry-mark as those which they knew belonged to the dead man.


  • And held close to the light, I made out a laundry-mark in ink on the border.

    The Confession


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