Their knapsacks were hairy, and their belts black, the latter suggesting deliverance from that absurdity of old, pipeclay.
Majorca lay below, glistening amidst its hillocks of pipeclay.
A Prussian lieutenant is the most offensive specimen of humanity that nature and pipeclay have ever produced.
He says also that the pipeclay which Martin had found at Alcora was the best in Europe.
Good linseed oil varnish is ground with equal weights of white lead, oxide of manganese, and pipeclay.
The pipeclay was in his marrow, and he became in time rough-riding sergeant of the regiment.
I've put in sivinteen years, an' the pipeclay's in the marrow av me.
The general who directs the campaign might be sorely puzzled how to clean his musket or pipeclay his belt.
The girls made one last frantic appeal to the man of buckram and pipeclay, but the etiquette of the Saxon Army was inexorable.
In the blue of the evening I could not then discern that what I took to be houses were simply heaps of pipeclay.