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Historical Examples of west indies
They would not leave us the West-Indies, although useless to them.Diary in America, Series Two
Frederick Marryat (AKA Captain Marryat)
Answer to a mistaken opinion, that the warmth of the climate in the West-Indies, will not permit white people to labour there.
She was in the West-Indies, and the yellow fever had broken out on board.The Story of the Atlantic Telegraph
Henry M. (Henry Martyn) Field
I have been very badly used in the West-Indies, but I go any where with you, to the end of the world.'The Adopted Daughter
This gentleman resided for many years in the West-Indies, in the clerical office.