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Origin of burglar alarm
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He gives you time to sound your burglar-alarm and to get a pistol from under your pillow.The Rulers of the Mediterranean|Richard Harding Davis
Here it ran for several weeks as a telephone system by day and a burglar-alarm by night.
You should have had a burglar-alarm, she said, patronizingly.The Doctor's Red Lamp|Various
These could be switched into connection with the burglar-alarm wires and any two of the six wires could be joined by a wire cord.
If they disappoint you, he remarked, may I suggest that burglar-alarm?Under Cover|Roi Cooper Megrue