from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A leather pocket sometimes fastened to a saddle for carrying extra horseshoes.


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  • In an hour's time all her clothes were neatly folded or hung away, her shoe-pocket tacked inside the closet door, her laundry-bag hung on a convenient nail, her few pictures arranged in a group over her bed, and exactly half of the table laid out with her portfolio, books and work-basket.

    The Little Colonel's Chum: Mary Ware


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