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Then, at six minutes and forty-seven seconds of the third period, that thing happened for which the Detroit hockey fans wait.
On the first day alone at least forty-seven persons were injured and sixty to seventy cars stoned.
In November 1990, forty-seven women drove in the Kingdom and were summarily arrested.Prince Naif’s War On Saudi Liberals And How Obama Is Abetting The Crackdown|David Keyes|November 11, 2011|DAILY BEAST
Pitt: How many player evaluations did I ask you for?Hill: ThreePitt: How many did you do?Hill: Forty-seven.
Forty-seven of 50 Senate Democrats and 197 of 210 House Democrats backed NCLB; 94 percent in both cases.
Yet, on the voyage of seven weeks we buried forty-seven, or nearly one every day.The Orange Girl|Walter Besant
That jail was standing when I come to Arkansas forty-seven years ago.Slave Narratives: A Folk History of Slavery in the United States|Work Projects Administration
He got enough in half a day to keep him in advice for forty-seven years.The Tent Dwellers|Albert Bigelow Paine
The estate, sir, is now approximately valued at forty-seven thousand per annum.
The galley-slaves who were captured amounted in number to forty-seven.Mr. Midshipman Easy|Captain Frederick Marryat