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The Texas native blasted the crew for being “hard as woodpecker lips.”This is how Delta Air Lines Treats Disabled Veterans|Justin Green|December 14, 2012|DAILY BEAST
"Guess we'll make a fire first and see if we can't see him," said the Woodpecker.Two Little Savages|Ernest Thompson Seton
High up on the dead spire of a walnut tree a woodpecker began to beat a long, rattling tattoo.Hoosier Mosaics|Maurice Thompson
A woodpecker, sitting near, and hearing this song, replies; assuming the sex of the infant to be a female.The Indian in his Wigwam|Henry R. Schoolcraft
Its attitude in this situation much resembled that of a woodpecker.
This woodpecker, too, has partly given up getting food from under the bark.The Children's Book of Birds|Olive Thorne Miller