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When the town bell rings the alarum members of the Gild are to go to the help of the Bailiffs only.The Influence and Development of English Gilds|Francis Aiden Hibbert
Suddenly the sharp wild clangor of the great alarum-bell of Famagosta crashed through the silence.The Royal Pawn of Venice|Mrs. Lawrence Turnbull
This will specially be the case when the alarum spring is long and fully wound.Life Movements in Plants|Sir Jagadis Chunder Bose
At moonrise, however, Grunter woke, punctual as an alarum clock.Lives of the Fur Folk|M. D. Haviland
Mrs. Pryor was, when once unwound, like an alarum, obliged to run off.Salome|Emma Marshall