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Oyster Bay

a town on the N shore of Long Island, in SE New York. Theodore Roosevelt homestead nearby. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • The grand comic opera episode at Oyster Bay especially appealed to a number of Handy's admirers.

    A Pirate of Parts Richard Neville
  • Apsley—a river in the county of Glamorgan, falling into Oyster Bay.

  • What an awful outlook for this summer when we open the house at Oyster Bay!

    The Green Mouse Robert W. Chambers
  • A copter cab driver was hurrying with his fare from Manhattan to Oyster Bay.

    The Stutterer R.R. Merliss
  • Then there is the humorous news-agent who takes charge of the smoking car between Jamaica and Oyster Bay.

    Plum Pudding Christopher Morley
  • She now directed the boy to a house at Oyster Bay where she said there was a man who would assist him to escape.

  • He asked for quiet, feeling himself that he needed to conserve all the strength at his command for the long run to Oyster Bay.

  • He is reported to have rejoiced that Negro children were going to school with his children at Oyster Bay.

    Shadow and Light Mifflin Wistar Gibbs
  • Later, as I was walking on the main street of Oyster Bay, a man touched his hat and asked me for a job.

    The Adventures of a Modest Man Robert W. Chambers
  • And at night, though drooping a little in the heat and dimness of those Oyster Bay smoking cars, he is dumped down and set free.

    Plum Pudding Christopher Morley

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