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Malgr les efforts du bateau de sauvetage et des lignes envoyes au moyen du fusil porte-amarre, quatre hommes et le mousse ont pri.Contes Franais|Douglas Labaree Buffum
The weapons most in use among the Pueblos are the bow and arrow, with a long-handled lance and occasionally a fusil.
In default of bow or lance, they chase with the fusil, but seldom so successfully as with the former weapons.
They were in neat uniform, and each soldier wore a leather helmet, with a crest of horsehair, and carried a fusil."Evacuation Day", 1783|James Riker
The other boat paddlers wanted to rescue him, but I menaced them with my fusil and the matter ended by the return of the jug.Crooked Trails|Frederic Remington