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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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  • milk cans should always be kept covered and no milk which has once been taken out of a can should ever be poured back into it.

    Campward Ho! Unknown
  • Harrison has shown how great a variation is in the bacterial content in milk cans.

  • Belying his war-like aspect he was harnessed to a child's express wagon which was loaded with milk cans and baskets.

    Ethel Morton at Chautauqua Mabell S. C. Smith
  • 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
  • Cautiously, peering from behind the huckleberry growth, he watched Pat slamming the milk cans around.

    The City of Fire Grace Livingston Hill
  • They should receive the same care as would be exercised in dealing with milk cans in other countries.

  • Then, just as they reached a crossing, they came in sight of an old farmer driving a box-sled filled with milk cans.

    The Rover Boys on a Tour Arthur M. Winfield
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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

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