Origin of newel
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How to use newel in a sentence
It was about the size of a dinner-plate, and lay on the newel-post as I came down stairs one morning.
She groped carefully for the newel-post, for going down was more dangerous than coming up, and she feared she might fall headlong.Marjorie's Busy Days|Carolyn Wells
Some asked us questions, others threatened us, so that we thought it wisdom to leave and go to the house of Newel Knight.
The corners of Mr. Gryce's mouth betrayed that he noted this change, but he did not turn away from the newel-post.That Affair Next Door|Anna Katharine Green
Limply he sagged against the newel-post, a sorry picture of grief and pain.Cursed|George Allan England