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Bud, meanwhile, clawed a handhold on a wire screen enclosing an air compressor and pulled himself to his feet.Tom Swift and The Visitor from Planet X|Victor Appleton
There was a handhold of iron, a sort of large iron staple, in the bricks in front of them.The Red House Mystery|A. A. Milne
Wade decided suddenly to go into his room and stopped himself by grabbing a handhold.Islands of Space|John W Campbell
He clutched the handhold and rolled backward, as he had seen the men do.The Small World of M-75|Ed M. Clinton, Jr.
Then he had to snatch for a handhold as the spider-machine lunged into a dead run.World of the Drone|Robert Abernathy