having blond and sometimes tousled hair

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Examples from the Web for tow-haired

Historical Examples of tow-haired

  • Years later the tow-haired Franks swept through the country.

    Letters from France

    C. E. W. Bean

  • As the professor was lank, tow-haired and so near-sighted, that he peered at his pupils through spectacles, no one ever had.

    A Girl Of The Limberlost

    Gene Stratton Porter

  • That afternoon Mrs. Marsden went round to the bank; and next day the tow-haired girl had disappeared.

    Mrs. Thompson

    William Babington Maxwell

  • Adolphe is, in fact, a tow-haired German, who has not spirit enough to be false to Ellenore.

    Parisians in the Country

    Honore de Balzac

  • Why should I care what a tow-haired person called Jonas, whom I never saw before thinks of me?

    Anne Of The Island

    Lucy Maud Montgomery