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Dull Knife

noun
1.
(Tah-me-la-pash-me) died 1883, leader of the Northern Cheyenne.
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  • I could not tell if it had been torn off or haggled off with a Dull Knife.

    Track's End

    Hayden Carruth
  • It was quite evident that Dull Knife was getting on his nerves.

    The Indians' Last Fight

    Dennis Collins
  • Amongst the contingents brought in was Dull Knife with his followers.

    The Indians' Last Fight

    Dennis Collins
  • It is said that Dull Knife as a boy was resourceful and self-reliant.

    Indian Heroes and Great Chieftains [AKA Ohiyesa], Charles A. Eastman
  • With a Dull Knife you are almost certain to split the links when separating one from another.

    The Boy Craftsman A. Neely Hall
  • The particulars of the Dull Knife Raid will be given in another chapter.

    The Indians' Last Fight

    Dennis Collins
  • Pin feathers are usually removed by grasping them between the thumb and a Dull Knife.

    Ducks and Geese Harry M. Lamon
  • It was a great trail that last long running fight of Dull Knife, and proved his heart good and his medicine strong.

    The Sunset Trail Alfred Henry Lewis
  • What Bean wished at the moment was to have Breede tied to a stake, and to be carving choice morsels from him with a Dull Knife.

    Bunker Bean

    Harry Leon Wilson

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