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  • Cade stood, gently tucking Zack into the crook of his arm.

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  • m.) in Wasco and Crook counties.

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  • wide, lying in parts of Crook, Lake and Harney counties.

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  • She fed, ensnared by his scent, until she was soothed then tucked her head in the crook between his neck and shoulder.

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  • She tucked her head into the crook of his neck, breathing him in.

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  • He was on the staff of General George Crook at the battles of Opequan, Fisher's Hill, and Cedar Creek in the Shenandoah valley, and on the r4th of March 1865 was brevetted major of volunteers for gallant and meritorious services.

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  • The real programme was to secure, by hook or by crook, a majority at the pools.

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  • Jessi's arm was across his chest, her face nuzzled in the crook of his neck as she slept.

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  • Sandstones and quartzites were also quarried in 1902 in Albany, Crook and Uinta counties.

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  • He then lived as tutor in the family of Lord Stourton, but in October 1794 he settled along with seven other former members of the old Douai college at Crook Hall near Durham, where on the completion of his theological course he became vicepresident of the reorganized seminary.

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  • As regards the development of the form of the pastoral staff, there are four principal types: (I) staves with a simple crook, the oldest form, which survived in Ireland until the 12th century; (2) staves with a ball or knob at the top, a rare form which did not long survive as a pastoral staff; (3) staves with a horizontal crook, so-called Tau-staves, used especially by abbots and surviving until the 13th century; (4) staves with crook bent inwards.

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  • It is some five feet long, ending at the top in a crook (volute) bent inwards, and made of metal, ivory or wood.

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  • Treaties and military operations were at first of no avail, but in 1876 the United States government took steps to reduce them to submission, and Generals George Crook (1828-1890), Alfred Howe Terry (1827-1890) and John Gibbon (1827-1896), with 2700 troops (besides the Crow scouts) were sent against the Sioux under Sitting Bull, Crazy Horse and others.

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  • Sometimes he has goat's feet and horns, curly hair and a long beard, half animal, half man; sometimes he is a handsome youth, with long flowing hair, only characterized by horns just beginning to grow, the shepherd's crook and pipe.

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  • His books, The Fourfold State, The Crook in the Lot, and his Body of Divinity and Miscellanies, long exercised a powerful influence over the Scottish peasantry.

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  • The crook is usually richly ornamented, and is divided from the shaft by a boss; the shaft is commonly separated into sections by rings, so that it can be taken to pieces.

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  • distinguish abbots from bishops, it was ordained that their mitre should be made of less costly materials, and should not be ornamented with gold, a rule which was soon entirely disregarded, and that the crook of their pastoral staff should turn inwards instead of outwards, indicating that their jurisdiction was limited to their own house.

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  • P. Crook) on the Marquesas did not remain long, and after he went nothing was done till 1833-1834, when first some American and then some English missionaries arrived, but met with scant success and gave it up in 1841.

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  • On the 29th of September a band under American Horse was defeated and their leader killed; in October some 5000 Indians surrendered; and on' the 22nd of April 1877, 2000 more under Crazy Horse laid down their arms. General Crook and Colonel Nelson A.

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  • Pop. (1901) 973� The earlier forms of the name, "Alnecrumba," "Ankrom" and "Alnecrom," indicate its Gaelic derivation from crom, " crooked" - "the crook or bend of the For information on the subject of Tarent Kaines see Sir W.

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  • Finally, at the close of the middle ages, the lower part of the crook was bent outwards so that the actual volute came over the middle of the knob, the type that remained dominant from that time onwards (8).

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  • In 1808 he accompanied the community of Crook Hall to the new college at Ushaw, Durham, but in 1811, after declining the presidency of the college at Maynooth, he withdrew to the secluded mission at Hornby in Lancashire, where for the rest of his life he devoted himself to literary pursuits.

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  • He wrote Famous and Decisive Battles (1884), Campaigning with Crook (1890), and many popular romances of military life.

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  • Instead, she wrapped her arms around her knees and tucked her face in the crook of one elbow.

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  • Crook (Keswick, 1900).

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  • crociarius, the bearer of the episcopal crook (Med.

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  • Crook, History of Sierra Leone (Dublin, 1903) - a concise account of the colony to the end of the 19th century.

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  • The name is derived from the Gaelic and means "the Crook of Kenneth," or Cairenachus.

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  • Since the 13th century the snake, under Gothic influence, developed into a boldly designed tendril set with leaves, which usually encircled a figure or group of figures, and the knob dividing shaft and crook into an elegant chapel (6 and 7).

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  • These last already appear in miniatures of the 9th century; from the II th onwards they predominated; and in the 13th century they ousted all other forms. Originally plain, the crook was from the lath century onwards often made in the form of a snake (5), which in richer staves encircled the Lamb of God or the representation of a figure.

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  • On the 17th of June General Crook with 1000 men defeated a large force of the Indians near the Rosebud river.

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  • Moira's the wife of big time crook, Roy Kemp.

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  • It used to be Crook 's wheelwrights shop for about 100 years.

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  • crook socket.

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  • crook's Paradise a key sales stage in of driving teens.

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  • 8, 25) that the crook is turned towards the people.

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  • He too has a rough shepherd's crook, just like his friend.

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  • crook of the arm at trail Danger!

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  • shepherd's crook, just like his friend.

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  • Pop. (1901) 973� The earlier forms of the name, "Alnecrumba," "Ankrom" and "Alnecrom," indicate its Gaelic derivation from crom, " crooked" - "the crook or bend of the For information on the subject of Tarent Kaines see Sir W.

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  • Crook sees it as a form of sumptuary legislation.

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  • The horn is advertised as having an underslung crook.

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  • A shepherds crook and the handles of witches brooms were traditionally made of Ash.

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  • Have an adult hold your baby in the crook of her arm or against her abdomen to capture your newborn at an angle good for photographing.

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  • When you take shelter, make a point of shielding your face by tucking it into the crook of your arm.

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  • From Flagstaff, drive 50 miles south to Clints Well, then proceed 9 miles southwest on AZ 87 to FR 300 (the General Crook Trail).

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  • Shepherds: This costume is the same costume as Joseph, except you should carry a shepherds staff or crook.

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  • Kids can make make their own shepherds crook for a family nativity play with empty wrapping paper tubes.

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  • Simply bend one end of the tube into a cane shape and you have an inexpensive shepherds' crook.

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  • Diet Centers: These establishments are found in nearly every crook and cranny across the country and abroad.

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  • According to Dr. William Crook, yeast overgrowth in the gut compromises health on a systemic level and may encourage everything from asthma and psoriasis to digestive tract problems, again depending on overall health.

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  • Jonathan put his small hand in the crook of Alex's arm and looked up at him anxiously.

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  • Carmen lifted Matthew's tiny head in the crook of her arm and let his little body rest in her lap, using her other hand to guide the nipple into his mouth.

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  • "Look," he continued, "Arthur Atherton represents a petty crook the FBI is interested in.

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  • Den is a serial adulterer, cheat and crook who leaves a trail of social chaos and heartbreak in his wake.

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  • bassoon crook profiles measured using acoustic pulse reflectometry.

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  • chiseling little crook ' .

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  • Osiris is usually shown as a crowned king, holding a crook and a flail.

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  • The Killing Leon is a small-time crook who's ridden his luck for three decades.

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  • crook glory days rekindled Going where the Eagles dare Polly remembered as a battler in.. .

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  • crook locks were also handed out along with information about how to protect yourself from vehicle crime.

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  • We have spent time using a halter and a shepherds crook to get him to stand correctly and walk along side us without pulling.

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  • The cyber crook is likely to have up to date technology and law enforcement needs to keep pace with him.

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  • implicated donor had two young children, he frequently changed diapers and carried the children in the crook of his arm.

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  • A crook's Paradise a key sales stage in of driving teens.

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  • The Chi-Rho or Crook Inevitably, the Church adopted so-called pagan ritualism and its symbols.

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  • small-time crook who's ridden his luck for three decades.

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  • On most horns the crook has a tenon that simply fits into a corresponding socket on the body.

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  • This allows for more flexibility and less strain on the socket, and ultimately a tighter fit for the crook tenon.

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  • underslung crook.

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  • Not far upriver from Lancaster the " Crook of Lune " is well worth visiting for the beautiful river scenery.

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  • The crook which figures among royal and divine insignia may go back to the boomeranglike object which was a prominent weapon in antiquity (Muller, 123 sq.).

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  • Oil has been found in eighteen different districts, the fields being known as follows: - The Carter, Hilliard, Spring Valley and Twin Creek in Uinta county; the Popo Agie, Lander, Shoshone, Beaver and a part of Dutton in Fremont county; the Rattlesnake, Arrago, Oil Mountain and a part of Dutton, Powder river and Salt Creek in Natrona county; part of Powder river and Salt Creek in Johnson county; Newcastle in Weston county; Belle Fourche in Crook county; Douglas in Converse county and Bonanza in Bighorn county.

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