Origin of backyard
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As a kid, you were convinced that enough digging in the backyard would take you straight through to China.
Heavily armed Simbas had already arrived at the missionary house and were lining up families in the backyard for execution.‘Argo’ in the Congo: The Ghosts of the Stanleyville Hostage Crisis|Nina Strochlic|November 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Conversation may have been limited, but not once did my toilet flood over, and I never had to wear sneakers in my backyard.Let Us Now Praise Famous Rednecks and Their Unjustly Unsung Kin|Allison Glock|August 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
For years the need to push patties took the form of thin-cut ground beef served in fast-food joints and backyard barbecues.Have We Reached ‘Peak Burger’? The Crazy Fetishization of Our Most Basic Comfort Food|Brandon Presser|July 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Louie's Backyard is one of many good places to eat in town, but for us it is the Key West restaurant.A Magical Meal at Louie’s Backyard in the Conch Republic|Jane & Michael Stern|July 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He believes in God, but still more does he believe that the Catholics of this city should be kept in the backyard of society.The Art of Disappearing|John Talbot Smith
The young man, rather consequential but interested, strolled out in the backyard and surveyed the corn.The Debtor|Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
A few feet further on was the backyard laid out in a garden with a waterless age-browned concrete fountain in the center.
Is the front appearance that of a dandy while the backyard looks like a slattern?Religious Education in the Family|Henry F. Cope
The garden and backyard made a playground which delighted Tess and Dot.The Corner House Girls|Grace Brooks Hill