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Queen City

noun, Canadian Informal.
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  • There is (p. 134) a reef of rocks off this point where the steamer Queen City was wrecked.

    Old Mackinaw W. P. Strickland.
  • An' let me whisper to you, Queen City's quite a sizable place.

    The Candidate Joseph Alexander Altsheler
  • It's Queen City or moulderin' in the drifts till next summer!

    The Candidate Joseph Alexander Altsheler
  • This he knew was Queen City, lying snugly in its wide valley.

    The Candidate Joseph Alexander Altsheler
  • The speech was not as great as the one he had made at Queen City.

    The Candidate Joseph Alexander Altsheler
  • Grewsome as it might look, Queen City was now, indeed, a place of refuge.

    The Candidate Joseph Alexander Altsheler
  • Maxime Valois gives his wife her first sight of the Queen City.

    The Little Lady of Lagunitas Richard Henry Savage
  • They were great destroyers of the Queen City, were these same Persian soldiers.

  • On arriving at the “Queen City,” we were quartered at the Elm street barracks.

    Our Battery Orlando P. Cutter
  • "Welcome to the Queen City," he said, pulling off his skull cap.

    A Romance of Toronto Annie Gregg Savigny

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