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Hand printed posters at the Vance Avenue Market: CHICKEN BACKS, 12½¢ lb.; HOG MAWS, 15¢: RUMPS, 19¢.Stanley Booth on the Life and Hard Times of Blues Genius Furry Lewis|Stanley Booth|June 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The millions who fought on the Western Front were caught in the grinding maws of modern warfare.Lawrence of Arabia Became Popular as the Dashing Antithesis of the War in Europe|Jack Schwartz|December 21, 2013|DAILY BEAST
He had filled two of those capacious maws, when he was startled by a deep growl.
If charnel-houses and our graves must send Those that we bury back, our monuments Shall be the maws of kites.Cruel As The Grave|Mrs. Emma D. E. N. Southworth
You see Teacher makes 'em all come on moonlight nights; the paws and maws, and the gran'paws and gran'maws, too.Kildares of Storm|Eleanor Mercein Kelly
They all stood on the porch and watched him as far as they could see; and Maws black mood didnt return for a whole week.
It got all dampthe letter, foreign postmark, stamp and allby the time he put it into Maws hand.