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  • But, whatever is, be sure that You will not be forgotten by yrs.

    The Magnificent Montez Horace Wyndham
  • When he came to "age" he looked shrewdly at the dog and penciled in "3 yrs."

    Trading Jeff and his Dog James Arthur Kjelgaard
  • Well old pal they thought for a wile that it was Feeney for yrs.

    The Real Dope Ring Lardner
  • So Capt. Seeley went out and it seemed like a couple of yrs.

    The Real Dope Ring Lardner
  • It seems like France was mixed up in another war along about a 100 yrs.

    The Real Dope Ring Lardner
  • Honed Sr,—I recd yrs of ye 25th in which I find with ye utmost concern ye dissatisfaction you express at my expences.

    Lord Chatham Archibald Phillip Primrose Rosebery
  • You giue me no occasion to wryte longer in that you impart not by yor lrs any occurrence of yrs.

  • It was the first time I had ever beene away from home without mamma in my life, although I was 13 yrs.

  • He noted in his journal that on February 16 he was in Fredericksburg and “dined at my Sons being my birthday and 63 yrs old.”

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