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milk cans

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milk cans

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The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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  • Then to Bob: “How we are going to ride with milk cans is more than I can see.”

    Dorothy Dale in the City Margaret Penrose
  • Harrison has shown how great a variation is in the bacterial content in milk cans.

  • Her husband had had his elbow broken with an electric machine of some sort where he works on milk cans.

    Working With the Working Woman Cornelia Stratton Parker
  • They should receive the same care as would be exercised in dealing with milk cans in other countries.

  • He kept one horse and three cows, and he had a shaky old cart that he used to put his milk cans in.

    Beautiful Joe Marshall Saunders
  • One morning, just as he was leaving his apartment, he saw two milk cans filled with milk standing in the outer hall.

    The Goose Man Jacob Wassermann
  • Then he sat down on the old carriage block where they used to stand the milk cans and waited.

    Pee-wee Harris on the Trail Percy Keese Fitzhugh
  • Even the rattling of milk cans had them; the steps of the watchman; the wind of early morning that stirs the darkness!

    The Shield of Silence Harriet T. Comstock
  • Whisky barrels and milk cans were the artillery most essential to keep this valiant army from going down in defeat.

    Land of the Burnt Thigh

    Edith Eudora Kohl
  • "I'm off now, at any rate," and Lucy took her milk cans and set out for High Fold.

    Barbara Lynn Emily J. Jenkinson

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