- Scot a chimney
C17: of obscure origin
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The effectiveness of these pamphlets, and the awareness of its writers are apparent in one Lum digs up called “To Mothers.”Americans’ Burning Obsession With Hell
September 26, 2014
Lum is a fresh-faced recent graduate of Loyola Marymount, with dreadlocks and a tweed jacket.
“People are getting deep into their working groups,” Lum said.
Lum will be timekeeper and referee to make them break away when they clinch.In Happy Valley
Lum is of a yieldin' dispersishun if a body goes at 'im right.Kentucky in American Letters, v. 2 of 2
John Wilson Townsend
Mr. Lum's method of progression was a series of short spurts.
"I can and I will," he said a bit thickly, in imitation of Mr. Lum's heroes.
"I wish I had your crust," he said to Mr. Lum in tones of frank admiration.