Origin of pewee
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Historical Examples of pewee
There may have been more, although I saw but one and heard but one baby cry, a prolonged but very low sound of pewee quality.Little Brothers of the Air
Olive Thorne Miller
Jack and Bob had to amuse Columbus with stories, to divert his mind from the notion that Pewee and his party meant them some harm.
A multitude of gnats circling about in the air, seemed to be precisely to the taste of the pewee parents and their hungry bairns.Our Bird Comrades
Leander S. (Leander Sylvester) Keyser
“Pewee and his crowd have gone up to the Indian Mound,” said Columbus.
Jack knew that the truce with so vain a fellow as Pewee could not last long, but it served its purpose for the time.