a city in NE Illinois, W of Chicago.

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  • We passed Maywood and Elmhurst as we followed the main-traveled road.

    On a Donkey's Hurricane Deck

    R. Pitcher Woodward

  • Margaret had not gone to Elmhurst without a struggle on the part of her mother.

    The Turn of the Tide

    Eleanor H. Porter

  • It was because of all this, therefore, that Margaret had been sent to Elmhurst.

    The Turn of the Tide

    Eleanor H. Porter

  • Five miles to Elmhurst, and the train for the North starts at eight.

    54-40 or Fight

    Emerson Hough

  • "They're over in the library at Elmhurst," he added to Swain.

    The Gloved Hand

    Burton E. Stevenson