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Town sentence examples

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  • Meet us in town this afternoon.

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  • I'll be back in town Friday.

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  • I need to go to town for something so I'd better get started.

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  • Alex had asked one of the men go into town and rent a car for them.

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  • No one was in the kitchen, but a note from Sarah explained that she and Tammy had gone to town shopping again.

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  • Today while she was in town, she'd ask Connie if she knew what it was.

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  • This I gave to the town clerk; and he has it.

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  • I met him as he rode into town, and he said that he intended to stop at this hotel.

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  • His methods had probably died with him; and if they had not, how was a little girl in a far-off town in Alabama to receive the benefit of them?

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  • I'm afraid I'll be out of town this weekend.

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  • These soldiers guarded the streets of the town; they would not let any one go out or come in without their leave.

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  • I was in a small town, on the main street with cars and people all around.

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  • You are talking about the guy everyone in town calls the hermit - Russell Cade.

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  • Every Friday they went to town for groceries and he never questioned what she bought.

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  • But where do you come from not to know what every coachman in the town knows?

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  • At midday the Russian baggage train, the artillery, and columns of troops were defiling through the town of Enns on both sides of the bridge.

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  • In such a small town, there couldn't be many positions, and the pay wouldn't come close to what she was making in Tulsa.

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  • The town seemed very still; but now and then he could hear the beating of a drum or the shouting of some soldier.

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  • He lived more than seven hundred years ago in a quaint little town of Italy.

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  • The town was being bombarded by a hundred and thirty guns which Napoleon had ordered up after four o'clock.

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  • The town was fairly large with a dozen or so business buildings on each side of the street but, as I said, most were closed.

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  • Down below, the little town could be seen with its white, red-roofed houses, its cathedral, and its bridge, on both sides of which streamed jostling masses of Russian troops.

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  • After leaving the town, we drove around the surrounding countryside in hopes Howie my spot one of the scenes of his other visions.

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  • In this town the price of wood rises almost steadily, and the only question is, how much higher it is to be this year than it was the last.

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  • When I was four years old, as I well remember, I was brought from Boston to this my native town, through these very woods and this field, to the pond.

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  • It's as if the town died.

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  • Probably this is the only house in the town where verses are composed, which are afterward printed in a circular form, but not published.

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  • Indeed, I found some of them to be wiser than the so-called overseers of the poor and selectmen of the town, and thought it was time that the tables were turned.

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  • "We're going up town to do some shopping," she said.

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  • As for what the town thinks, I don't care.

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  • It was balanced perilously between a small town that lacked only a sheriff, and a booming frontier town.

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  • It was ridiculous - sending him into town after such personal items when she was perfectly capable of going by herself.

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  • Howie spotted Cummings picking up Jennie Lohr as she hitchhiked to town from her rural Kansas farm.

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  • And so we are interested in the Italian restaurants people drive across town repeatedly to frequent.

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  • He asked about mutual acquaintances, and she became still more animated and chattered away giving him greetings from various people and retelling the town gossip.

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  • At the edge of town the sound of hammers announced the building of another hotel.

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  • Anyway, I saw your boss in town, so I figured you were alone.

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  • Cassie clung to the seat to keep from falling out of the lurching buggy as Bordeaux took them out of town at a run.

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  • "My friend called the town Alder's Bridge," Betsy said.

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  • Make a list of anything you need and I'll drive into town Monday.

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  • This was a guy from a small town in Iowa who failed his 1933 entrance exam to the University of Minnesota.

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  • People in a small town in Alabama, a small city in Algeria, and a large city in Argentina all desire different forms of governments with different services.

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  • Because of its central proximity to other larger cities, this quaint town gets a fair share of adventure travelers and college students.

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  • He simply went into town one day and never returned.

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  • A wild-eyed, crazed techno-optimist of the nineteenth century concluded that in fifty years there would be a telephone in every town in America.

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  • More than once he had driven them through the town with gypsies and "ladykins" as he called the cocottes.

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  • He drove through the town seeking Anatole Kuragin, at the thought of whom now the blood rushed to his heart and he felt a difficulty in breathing.

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  • Old Prince Bolkonski heard all the rumors current in the town from Mademoiselle Bourienne and had read the note to Princess Mary in which Natasha had broken off her engagement.

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  • If you want to go into town for pizza, please don't feel obligated to invite me.

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  • Each of us maintains our own apartment, but when Betsy is in town, we spend most nights together.

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  • One of the minions in Betsy's organization had arranged for a pleasure car for her weekend, courtesy of her boss who felt guilty for her frequent out of town travel.

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  • I, for one, would like to find a secure place in a medium size town, with all of us living nearby.

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  • These men were lawyers, and they were going to the next town to attend court.

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  • The members who were assembling for dinner were sitting about in groups; they greeted Pierre and spoke of the town news.

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  • One of Pierre's acquaintances, while they were talking about the weather, asked if he had heard of Kuragin's abduction of Rostova which was talked of in the town, and was it true?

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  • Carvers fits the ideal of a "mountain town" cafe for the casual customer to read a paper while enjoying a hot, fresh breakfast and a cup of coffee in a little "cottage" setting.

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  • A treat for the taste buds and an entertaining night on the town, this restaurant is sure to become a fast favorite as you delight in rolling up your sleeves and demonstrating your culinary skills.

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  • Along with a vast array of activities and opportunities to explore, the town has many dining choices as well.

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  • She might be getting over him, but the idea of running into him in town was particularly disturbing.

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  • In Wischau itself, a petty German town, Rostov saw the Emperor again.

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  • Gourmet food is apparently the norm here and international cuisine a given in this town.

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  • Once on our stools and served, I asked him his plans if he did in fact recognize the town of his dream.

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  • Besides, he's out of town for the weekend, I lied.

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  • The coachman who had driven the old prince to town returned bringing papers and letters for Prince Andrew.

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  • On the way to town, she told Len about the car and how she had come to meet the Giddon family.

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  • The chances were, he rarely got into town at all.

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  • I was born on June 27, 1880, in Tuscumbia, a little town of northern Alabama.

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  • Having baited the horses twice on the way, he arrived at the town toward evening on the fourth of August.

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  • It was Friday, a week day, and the height of the season, so he had expected most of the town's folk to be too busy for political small talk.

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  • The town of Ouray rests at the boxed-in end of the narrowing Uncompahgre Valley, which spreads from the towering San Juan Mountains in roughly a northwest direction, dropping elevation as the valley gradually widens.

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  • Printed brochures, gratis from Myrtle Somebody whose brother-in-law was a printer, were placed about town by tiny Tonya, an eight-year-old Latina waif hired by Fred for five bucks.

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  • For ten bucks more, she was to cover Ridgway's four hundred citizens in the county's only other town, if you didn't count minuscule Colona, which most people didn't.

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  • There was a chill in the early day air as Dean drove the topless Jeep north through town as Ouray was waking up.

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  • Nothing. I said I answered the 911 call and you came along— down the mountain, not up from town like me—and we went down to the crash together.

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  • As he drove back to town, he continued to mull over what Under Sheriff Larkin had said about Fitzgerald.

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  • Sort of 'this town's not big enough for the two of us, hombre?'

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  • Sure. He was like those guys in the musicals—loveable rogues who roll into town and catch the eye of the local star-struck gal and sweep them off their feet.

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  • It was dark as he peddled, headlamp on, down the side streets of the now-quiet town and out the back road the short distance to Lydia's place.

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  • Pumpkin Green was seen about town, always in the company of ever-expanding Melissa, whom he seemed to adore.

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  • Carmen invited him to stay the night, but he declined, saying he already had a hotel room in town.

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  • She grew edgy as they passed the town near the bungalow before pulling up the long driveway to the beach house.

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  • After several failed attempts to communicate, they proceeded in silence to the nearest town, a coastal resort-like town.

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  • She relaxed and sank into the soft leather seats of the Town Car, telling herself she was being granted a chance to be normal.

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  • You can make fun of that stuff, but a lot of wild things happened around this old mining town a hundred years ago.

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  • The Ouray skating rink was located on the north side of town, snuggled beneath the shade of a canyon wall to the east.

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  • I just strolled around town, trying to imagine Annie doing the same thing, a hundred years ago.

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  • Excuse me, I'm new in town and I wonder if you could help me out?

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  • on his way to Germany after Sedan slept one night in the little town, which is a convenient centre for visiting that battlefield.

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  • He's somewhere in town making arrangements.

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  • Now it's a ghost town.

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  • Surely it wasn't chance that found them both in this tiny town.

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  • Megan took a table near the window and ate the food while she watched the sleepy town.

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  • What a friendly town.

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  • In a small town in Northwest Arkansas, I'm sure it isn't on the map.

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  • No. I just said you went out of town for a while.

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  • Clara identified some of the bushes - all the while filling Megan in on the goings on in town.

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  • The town offers many galleries, specialty shops and distinctive local treasures.

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  • Let's stop in the town and refuel on the delicious food served at the local cafe.

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  • With numerous water activities, wine trails, farms and markets, this town is an outdoor enthusiast's dream.

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  • Dining in this small town will not leave you hungry or wanting for casual gourmet fare.

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  • Martha and Quinn idolized the town as well.

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  • If Giddon and Sarah were both in town, then she was alone.

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  • He knew the state, the town, and what the problems were.

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  • Vote for me because I love this town and think I can do a good job as sheriff.

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  • The other two he'd seen about town but couldn't put a name with a face.

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  • Dean thought about Lydia Larkin, the new redhead in town.

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  • Fred's freebie hookup was the only show in town, in the mind of the rich old cheapskate.

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  • The Dexter Creek Road departed from the highway a few miles north of town and climbed sharply up the eastern escarpment of the valley.

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  • Dean planned to cruise the town later in hopes of locating the young man.

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  • She gave me a couple of hundred bucks and left me at this bus station in this little town in Illinois—I don't remember the name.

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  • When Dean didn't answer, she started the Chevy Blazer and turned it back toward town.

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  • Lydia spoke not another word, ignoring Dean in favor of her thoughts as she raced back to town.

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  • The Dawkins Four had apparently left and the newcomer guests were out seeing the town.

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  • No, I think I'm going to town tonight.

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  • Somehow, Deidre made it to town.

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  • She willed herself not to cry, but she started soon after he left the beach town.

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  • You know, like, you can't have a cop station in a nice side of town.

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  • There weren't any cabs or buses like in the city; she didn't even see a town nearby.

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  • She followed him, praying he knew the town better than her, until they ran into a dead end.

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  • He walked through the town to a large bed and breakfast near its edge.

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  • She waited in the cold winter day until the familiar Lincoln Town Car arrived.

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  • The correspondence was stiff and formal and said little, certainly nothing about the town of Ouray and was totally absent any tidbits of historical nature.

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  • With the town's elevation near eight thousand feet, plenty of snow was to be expected.

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  • Perhaps that's why many of the citizens of the picturesque town decided they might as well enjoy mother nature's offerings rather than remain locked indoors for six or seven months.

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  • There was little hibernation in the town often called the Switzerland of America.

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  • Cynthia's widowed mother was a librarian in a small Indiana town.

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  • The facility was funded in part by the city's recreation department, whose funds were, for the most part, generated from the highly profitable hot spring pool that operated year around at the edge of town.

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  • "His ma said he could take a stroll up town with me," Fred explained.

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  • They just suspected she might have lived here, Ouray being a small town and all.

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  • In the eighteen-nineties Ouray had three thousand people living in town, three or four times as many as today.

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  • The Deans dallied over the dishes and then took a slow stroll around town, stopping at the Western Hotel a few blocks away.

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  • "They had these Chinese laundries in town," Fred answered.

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  • Ouray wasn't that small a town.

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  • We don't know where she lived in town before she married the minister.

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  • That was a real high-up position in town.

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  • That town, Pinkville, Virginia?

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  • The town of Ouray was so oblivious to these frequent winter gifts from Mother Nature that snow caused not a hitch in the local activities.

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  • I have to bop into town anyway.

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  • It was a beautiful day and the town seemed to be enjoying it.

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  • So's I can stand out of the way while he does what he's going to do anyway, small town hick that I am.

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  • Fred was back in town, treating the children to sandwiches before returning to the library for a new dose of historical research.

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  • After dressing in double sweaters, wool knickers and stockings, they racked their skis atop their jeep and drove south from town into the mountains.

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  • Here was nestled the town site of Ironton, a bustling community in the last-century days when silver and gold ruled the area.

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  • The Deans had utilized the site a half dozen times, including, in December, the council-sponsored full moon nighttime outing, followed by a dip in the town's hot spring pool.

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  • There were a number of different routes, but the Deans chose the two-mile town site loop, a nearly flat path that first traversed a scented pine forest and then opened to a spectacular view of the surrounding mountains.

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  • At the far end of the loop, they passed the few remaining structures of the abandoned town of Ironton; empty, ghost-like buildings.

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  • Dean tried to picture the bustling town of a century past, at one time home to a dozen saloons, four restaurants, a newspaper, nearly three hundred houses and more than a thousand inhabitants.

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  • By 1913, the post office was closed and the town had dwindled to two dozen remaining souls, and before long, it was left to indigenous wildlife and the spirits of a boisterous past.

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  • "It seems strange she'd be out here, three or four miles from town," Cynthia continued.

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  • I'm Gladys Turnbull the author, and this is Donnie who can't speak, and Martha who lives in town.

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  • In addition to the scenery, we have a million gallon hot spring pool run by the town.

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  • My beautiful bride labored to the end, administrating to the fallen and the flu stricken souls of our town until she too, fell to the scourge of this most dreaded disease.

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  • Apparently this town was cluttered with them and my great-aunt and her husband had a thankless life mission to attend to the trash.

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  • This town sure likes its history.

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  • Ryland didn't press him and the boy fell asleep before they had turned down the canyon toward the town of Placerville.

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  • Jerome Shipton is in town.

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  • Cynthia entered the room and explained the general menus and pricing of the various restaurants in town.

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  • Sorry. But I'm sure there are some other places in town.

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  • I'm sure shooting ghosts in town must be against some local ordinance.

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  • The park's practically in town!

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  • Usually there were few cars at the site but now, with the early festival climbers in town, the parking lot at the curve of the county road was filled.

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  • After a few minutes rest, they continued, first hearing, then seeing the waterfall and the reservoir from which the penstock first drew the water for its mile-long trip to town.

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  • She can't wait any longer, with Shipton poking around town.

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  • The Deans packed a quick lunch and drove out of town to the ranch house.

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  • The town was teeming with 'em.

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  • The town managed to close up the dance halls in 1902, at least for a year or so, but it wasn't long before the girls were at it again, full tilt.

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  • The others were all up town for dinner.

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  • In the next town over, the sun might be shining.

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  • From Indianapolis, Cynthia would rent a car for a two-hour drive to her mother's small town.

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  • My baby stirred within me today and were I not so bundled in winter garb the few times when I venture out, surely all the wagging tongues in town would know of my maternal state.

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  • She was the sole guest remaining in the building as the sisters were off for a Sunday tour of the town.

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  • You're sticking around town, right?

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  • He and Fred walked down the road, unfortunately meeting a half-dozen friends from town en route.

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  • If about eighty percent of your help left town maybe my nice country inn wouldn't look like Dillinger's hideout and we could get down to business and wrap this up.

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  • Yes, I did try to punch his lights out in front of half the town.

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  • There was work to be done before the return of this sense of small town peace could to be fully embraced.

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  • The Quincys are out, taking pictures around town and then off to the library.

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  • Thursday's storm had roared into town with uncommon severity, bringing with it not only more than two feet of fresh snow, but a wind that set the white stuff a-dancing and swirling about the town, like a wild rhumba or some native fertility rite.

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  • The town's promenaders were clothed in sweaters at most, with only tee shirts adequate in the brilliant sun.

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  • Three or four miles from town, the roadway opened and he slowed, allowing the warmth of the day to soak into his stiff body.

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  • And Shipton was out of town.

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  • "That was rather forward," Gladys said, "with your wife out of town and all."

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  • The building stood there, gazing down on the quiet town like some magnificent matron, watching over her citizens as she had for a hundred years.

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  • If Shipton was in town, Dean was unaware of it.

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  • One of the motels in town.

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  • And you hadn't left town yet.

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  • "We never considered Shipton might not have left town until after Edith died," Dean answered.

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  • Shipton hadn't left town the day he checked out of the hospital.

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  • There was no reason to care when Shipton left town, was there?

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  • Jackson had gone to town on foot.

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  • He planned to head into town about 8:30.

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  • After dinner Sarah said, I'm going into town to buy a new clutch for tomorrow.

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  • They invited the whole town, and the wealthy were asked to dig deep for charity.

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  • Let me know if you want to meet in town instead of here.

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  • They'd identified a small town where the soldiers in Western uniforms had holed themselves.

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  • The emerops facility was across a field and a road then down a few blocks in the ghost town that was the city of Randolph on the eastern shores of the Mississippi.

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  • Randolph was the smallest of them, so she'd picked this town to cross the River rather than the larger ones south along the Mississippi.

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  • However, she needed to get to the emerops facility in the town and then cross the bridge across the Mississippi.

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  • A military transport rolled from the main road leading out of the forest a few hundred meters away towards the town.

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  • "Refugee?" one of those who had emerged from the town asked.

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  • As they walked into the town, they were greeted by people calling out to Kelli.

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  • The brunette waved in return and led her through the small town to a boardwalk lining the wide, slow-moving Mississippi River.

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  • Nothing in the town would be standing, because the elite hoarded power and anything that would give them influence.

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  • Groups of people milled and moved towards the fields surrounding the town, guided by moonlight and the light of handheld lanterns.

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  • They left the town and joined those in the field beside the river.

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  • We had another refugee wander into the town today, Kelli said, motioning to Lana.

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  • Kelli's gaze grew haunted, and Lana couldn't imagine what she'd seen during her journey from Georgia to the small town of Randolph.

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  • Lana walked back to the town and to the storefront that was her temporary home.

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  • "We're about to walk under the next town," Elise said with a glance at her micro.

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  • He followed Tony through the underground world and up to the town above.

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  • Yet it was the only familiar thing to her in the town.

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  • It was the size of a greencar—large enough to power the town.

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  • She set it on top of the control panel and assessed the results, then activated the generator's artificial intelligence so it would adjust as needed to power the town.

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  • I'll check all the receivers and make sure the town will have energy before I go.

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  • You're welcome to explore the town, Kelli said as she started away.

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  • Jack trotted ahead of them back into the town.

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  • No one here knew how to plant crops, but the next town over was made up of farm laborers.

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  • The generator would be more than the town needed, even for winter.

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  • We centralized all the ovens from the town into one area.

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  • The people of the town had barely survived an apocalypse Mr. Tim and others should've prevented.

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  • The people of the town were employed in maintaining and improving their new lives.

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  • She couldn't help but feel grateful to the people of the small town.

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  • Lana suspected the labyrinth of tunnels and chambers ran beneath the entire town.

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  • So were you expecting someone to strike the town?

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  • Lana went, troubled that someone had discovered her and endangered the lives of those in the town.

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  • She set it to connect with the fed's central computer system just before dawn, hoping to draw attention away from the town of Randolph while giving her a head start.

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  • The bombing of the town of Randolph stopped an hour before dawn.

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  • At the first drop of laser missiles, Brady had figured there was one thing that would make the fed jets target the inconsequential town, and it was Lana.

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  • While Sackler and DeLeo owned homes in the same subdivision, Dean rented a small house in the older part of town with Fred O'Connor, his elderly stepfather.

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  • The Byrne address was on the east side of town, but as Dean had time to kill, he decided to drive west to what the locals called the beltway, a loop road around the city.

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  • Police Headquarters was located in the center of town between the City Hall and the library, across from a well-kept park that contained the obligatory statue of a civil war hero.

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  • While Parkside was officially beyond the limits of sensible commuting, enough hardy souls made the long daily trek into Philadelphia to label the town an outlying bedroom community.

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  • Mother's head librarian in a small town and it isn't easy for her to get away.

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  • "Out of town gets boring and lonely," Dean suggested, but she just shook her head.

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  • I didn't get the word until last night—I was out of town.

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  • You're out of town, you have a few snorts at dinner, it's a hot night, there's a beach.

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  • Dean retrieved his car and fought his way out of town on roads thick with retreating commuters.

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  • I have to leave town.

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  • It was dark by the time Dean reached the town and maneuvered his way through the familiar streets to 422 Collingswood Avenue.

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  • Fred possessed a full head of snow-white hair, carried himself ramrod straight and was a familiar sight and well-liked figure about town.

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  • The old courthouse was a massive structure dominating the town square.

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  • I'll spare you the details, but our judge doesn't like hired guns from out of town and he doesn't like being instructed in the law.

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  • The late afternoon was delightful as he wound his way through the city streets north of town.

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  • In Dean's playing days the high school was still in town, but otherwise, nothing had changed.

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  • When Ethel did the inviting, the function was nearly always out of town.

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  • Ethel lived in the pride of Parkside, a new six-story luxury apartment building southeast of town.

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  • Byrne would come into town, do his business, but that's all.

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  • He's already left town.

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  • Looks like he recorded it when he got here, then put another 23 miles on it, running to the office and around town.

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  • Go to a truck stop—out of town where they don't know me.

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  • That's out 309, maybe 20 miles from town.

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  • Dean turned the car away from town, opened the window to let in the fresh May night, and headed south toward route 309 and Whitney's Motel.

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  • If I were planning on dumping Harry and leaving town, I'd work at it longer than that!

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  • A check of the records listed 22 individuals who had ordered the paper from out of town over the last three months.

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  • Winston was most personable and seemed genuinely interested in the small town and surrounding countryside.

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  • He often does that when he's out of town even though he's always home before they get here.

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  • "Sex-starved bank tellers don't go subscribing to out of town newspapers," Fred grumbled in response.

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  • With his silver pride and joy secured to the bike rack, a spare change of clothes and rain gear in his pannier and some fruit and crackers for a snack, he rolled away from town to the peace and quiet of the countryside.

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  • Dean chose an area well away from town and parked at a road­side rest stop.

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  • You wouldn't believe this little town, Ouray.

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  • I understand from Mrs. Glass he was back in town but has moved out, so you don't have to worry.

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  • Maybe he just mailed the key from there and stayed in a larger town nearby.

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  • It's the only campground near the town.

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  • "The next largest town," Dean answered.

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  • Things like that happened in a town the size of Parkside.

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  • They were from out of town.

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  • I am out of town but I will telephone you when I return on Sunday.

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  • You stay in a differ­ent town each night.

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  • Maybe he was putting the squeeze on all over town.

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  • Where will you stay and how will you get from one town to the next?

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  • Early Saturday morning, the two had boarded a charter bus with scores of bikers for the 372-mile, eight-hour trip to Cortez, Colorado, where they found a pleasant little town abuzz with the activity of 2,000 riders and hundreds of support personnel.

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  • The town of Cortez, located in the southwestern corner of Colorado, was near the only spot in the country where four states converged.

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  • The Denver and Rio Grande Western made daily warm-weather trips up the mountain to the mining town of Silverton, 40 miles away.

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  • By the time Dean ped­aled the last of the 60 miles into the small town of Pagosa Springs, he knew he'd had a full day's workout.

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  • He left with a smile, jogging off toward town.

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  • I left town first thing the next morning.

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  • I don't know what else it could have been, him being in a strange town and all.

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  • Alamosa was a college town of about 7,000, ringed by a num­ber of motels.

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  • The sun was warm and he walked with a slight limp but an easy stride, past the shops of the small central section to the west side of the quiet town.

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  • The majority of the bikers remained on the course and with college recessed, the streets held only a few locals, waiting for the later rush of the 2,000 riders who'd roll into town.

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  • God, I thought I was so damn smart, changing names, changing vehicles and some old guy and a small town detective find me like I've got a sign around my neck.

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  • She's here—probably right in town by now.

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  • While darkness had descended the town was now a hubbub of activity.

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  • You'll never guess who's in town!

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  • Just lucky and it's a small town.

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  • Why didn't you just hustle out of town when I told you she was here?

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  • Later he took her to town to purchase a car.

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  • After chores and a shower, she headed for town to shop for some furniture and get some groceries.

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  • The last thing she did before leaving town was go to the library.

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  • I'll fetch some next time I am in town.

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  • I'm going to town.

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  • Darian remained for another long moment before Traveling to the nearest town, determined to figure out what was going on.

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  • Darian found a summer cabin beside a lake in a small logging town near the Black God's hideout.

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  • The small town had only dirt roads, and his glanced lingered towards a farmers market under the awnings in the center, a couple of blocks away.

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  • Looks like they were scouting the town.

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  • She crossed the road and walked into the pine forest, towards the small town.

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  • He Traveled to the small town, at once struck by the scent of barbacoa again.

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  • The town looked quiet.

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  • Aaron and I are going into town for an ice cream sundae.

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  • Aaron, Felipa and Gerald headed into town and Rob headed for the house.

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  • Aaron and Felipa went to town for some ice cream, so Rob helped Carmen set up table and chairs outside for the barbeque.

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  • After they all left for their ride, Carmen put all the children in the car and went to town for the day.

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  • Felipa, Aaron and Rob had gone to town with Sam and the three youngest children were asleep.

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  • Yes. Felipa is going to take the children to town this morning while I work for a change.

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  • By the time the sun shot its first orange rays over the horizon, she was driving the little red sports car out of town.

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  • The map indicated a bridge and a town not far ahead.

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  • The road began to widen and after a sharp bend she came into the tiny town indicated on the map.

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  • She breathed a little easier as she drove through the town that was little more than a wide spot in the road.

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  • Giving up for the moment, she carefully locked the door and headed for the tiny town.

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  • Closing the door she glanced around the town - what there was of it.

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  • But no - if his intentions were ill willed, he would hardly have expressed his interest to an obvious town gossip.

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  • I have a room outside of town.

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  • There were no motels in town, so he must be staying with someone - and surely Clara would have known that, too.

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  • Where was the closest town of any reasonable size?

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  • After a quick breakfast, she made a list of the items she needed and drove to the tiny town.

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  • Any town with a theater should be large enough to have a selection of stores.

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  • The trip to town was uneventful and it was nearly five before Megan returned.

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  • One minute they seemed to be driving in the middle of nowhere, and then they would come into a little town.

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  • You mean in this town, or in Arkansas?

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  • How long have you been in this town?

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  • When I ask him if I can take you a message, he says no, to just wait until you come into town and have you call him.

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  • I'll come into town tomorrow and call him.

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  • I'm going to have to get back to town.

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  • The best thing to do was go into town tonight and call him - and this time leave no question in his mind.

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  • His mother was so pale, like the bodies of the dead he saw tossed in the channel at the other edge of town.

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  • Only a handful of people in the club were above college-aged, and it was in the wrong side of town for the trust-fund kids from Beverly Hills to stop in.

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  • She wouldn't know that, though, because she was new in town.

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  • They didn't live on the nice side of town, but she suspected Jonny didn't have to worry about security, when he could just use his weird magic to get him places.

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  • It was in a crowded, shady side of town, the type of place he'd go to hunt down dinner, if he wasn't a kept vamp.

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  • The town has large cattle markets and an agricultural trade.

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  • It is intersected from southwest to north-east by the long and handsome KOnigsstrasse, dividing it into an upper and a lower town.

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  • In all its main features it is essentially a modern town, and few of its principal buildings are older than the 19th century.

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  • The lower, or south-eastern, part contains both the small group of streets belonging to old Stuttgart, and also the most important part of the new town.

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  • The elevation of the relics of the three martyrs was performed by Burchard, the first bishop of Wiirzburg, and they are venerated in the cathedral of that town.

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  • 28) which took the place of an older town called Ausona (id.

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  • NEW GLASGOW, a manufacturing and mining town of Pictou county, Nova Scotia, Canada, on the East river, near its entrance into Pictou Harbour, and the Intercolonial railway, 104 m.

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  • of the town of that name.

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  • The large industrial population of the town is occupied in the manufacture of lace, which extended hither from Nottingham; there are also railway carriage works.

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  • A short distance below the Felu Falls is the town of Kayes on the left bank of the river.

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  • WEISSENFELS, a town of Germany, in the Prussian province of Saxony, situated on the Saale 20 m.

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  • It appears to be common in the neighbourhood of Cape Town, while the recent Antarctic expeditions have shown that it occurs in various localities from the Falkland Islands to the Antarctic circle.

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  • He was originally the god of the small river of the same name near Celaenae, an old Phrygian town.

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  • ALBANY, a municipal town in the county of Plantagenet, West Australia, on Princess Royal Harbour, a branch of King George Sound, 352 m.

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  • One of the features of the town is the Marine Drive, some 51 m.

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  • The harbour is protected by forts and there is a garrison in the town.

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  • The town of Barwani is situated near the left bank of the Nerbudda.

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  • YUZGAT, the chief town of a sanjak of the same name in the Angora vilayet of Asia Minor, altitude 4380 ft., situated r05 m.

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  • The town was built.

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  • INSEIN, a town of British India, in the Hanthawaddy district of Burma, Io m.

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  • Among modern buildings may be mentioned the Bakewell and High Peak Institute, and the town hall and museum.

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  • Two miles from the town, amidst beautiful gardens and meadows, is Haddon Hall.

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  • CHANDAUSI, a town of British India, in the Moradabad district of the United Provinces, 28 m.

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  • There is a manufacture of tape in the town, and lead-mining and stone-quarrying are carried on in the neighbourhood; relics of the Roman working of the lead mines have been discovered.

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  • He was the third and youngest son of Thomas Chicheley, who appears in 1368 in still extant town records of Higham Ferrers as a suitor in the mayor's court, and in 1381-1382, and again in 1384-1385, was mayor: in fact, for a dozen years he and Henry Barton, school master of Higham Ferrers grammar school, and one Richard Brabazon, filled the mayoralty in turns.

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  • JAMES ABRAM GARFIELD (1831-1881), twentieth president of the United States, was born on the 19th of November 1831 in a log cabin in the little frontier town of Orange, Cuyahoga county, Ohio.

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  • CORLEONE (Saracen, Korliun), a town of Sicily, in the province of Palermo, 42 m.

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  • Two medieval castles rise above the town, and there are some churches of interest.

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  • The establishment of a post office in the town helped the town attract new businesses.

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  • The chief town of the province, 's Hertogenbosch, may be cited as an interesting historical example.

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  • Breda is the next town in importance to the capital.

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  • ARBOIS, a town of eastern France, in the department of Jura, on the Cuisance, 29 m.

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  • The town is the seat of the tribunal of first instance of the arrondissement of Poligny, and has a communal college.

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  • The town, the full name of which is Kirkby-Kendal or Kirkby-in-Kendal, is the largest in the county.

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  • Among the public buildings are the town hall, classic in style; the market house, and literary and scientific institution, with a museum containing a fossil collection from the limestone of the locality.

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  • is said to have granted letters of protection to John Kemp, a Flemish weaver who settled in the town; and, although the coarse cloth known to Shakespeare as "Kendal green" is no longer made, its place is more than supplied by active manufactures of tweeds, railway rugs, horse clothing, knitted woollen caps and jackets, worsted and woollen yarns, and similar goods.

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  • Mohair cloth is manufactured, and the town is noted for its honey and fruit.

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  • The town proper occupies an elevated promontory, washed on the north by the Charente and on the south and west by the Anguienne, a small tributary of that river.

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  • The main line of the Orleans railway passes through a tunnel beneath the town.

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  • Within the town the streets are often dark and narrow, and, apart from the cathedral and the hotel de ville, the architecture is of little interest.

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  • It is a centre of the paper-making industry, with which the town has been connected since the 14th century.

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  • Most of the mills are situated on the banks of the watercourses in the neighbourhood of the town.

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  • CARMAGNOLE (from Carmagnola, the town in Italy), a word first applied to a Piedmontese peasant costume, well known in the south of France, and brought to Paris by the revolutionaries of Marseilles in 1798.

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  • Before 1838, when Bolton was incorporated, the town was governed by a boroughreeve and two constables appointed at the annual court-leet.

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  • During the Civil War Bolton sided with the parliament, and in February 1643 and March 1644 the royalist forces assaulted the town, but were on both occasions repulsed.

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  • of the town of the same name by rail.

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  • The old town contains one or two interesting churches, and commands a fine view.

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  • PYATIGORSK, a town and watering-place of Russian Caucasia, in the province of Terek, 141 m.

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  • The town is charmingly situated on a small plateau, 1680 ft.

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  • According to the story, Evander left the Arcadian town of Pallantion about sixty years before the Trojan War and founded Pallanteum or Palatium on the hill afterwards called the Palatine.

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  • SAN GIMIGNANO, a town of Tuscany, Italy, in the province of Siena, 24 m.

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  • Being surrounded by its ancient walls, and retaining thirteen out of its original fifty towers, it is, with its predominantly Gothic architecture, a thoroughly medieval town in appearance.

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  • The town was independent in the 13th century, but in 1353, owing to the dissensions of the Salvucci (Ghibellines) and Ardinghelli (Guelphs), it fell into the hands of Florence.

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  • Concessions have been obtained by the French government to build a line of railway from the Tongking frontier at the town of Laokay via Mengtsze to Yunnan-fu.

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  • Brownhills, Burntwood and Chase Town, Great Wyrley, Hednesford, Hammerwich, and Pelsall are townships or villages of the mining population.

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  • The district includes several caves, such as Victoria Cave, close to the town, where bones of animals, and stone, bone and other implements and ornaments have been discovered.

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  • In the town are cotton factories and a tannery.

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  • To the west of the town is the grammar school of Giggleswick, one of the principal public schools in the north of England, founded in 15.12.

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  • In 1871 Joplin was laid out and incorporated as a town; in 1872 it and a rival town on the other side of Joplin creek were united under the name Union City; in 1873 Union City was chartered as a ctiy under the name Joplin; and in 1888 Joplin was chartered as a city of the third class.

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  • The town stretches for more than 2 m.

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  • The town is under the control of a provost, bailies and council, and, along with Hawick and Selkirk, forms the Hawick (or Border) group of parliamentary burghs.

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  • The Catrail or Picts' Work begins near the town and passes immediatelyto the west.

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  • The Supreme Court of Appeals, consisting of five judges, elected for terms of twelve years, holds three terms annually, one at Wheeling, one at Charleston and one at Charles Town.

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  • BANBRIDGE, a town of Co.

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  • Banbridge is a entirely modern town.

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  • A small river, the Tiretaine, borders the town on the north.

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  • There are several churches of minor importance in the town.

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  • Clermont is identified with the ancient Augustonemetum, the chief town of the Arverni, and it still preserves some remains of the Roman period.

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  • The present name, derived from Clarus Mons and originally applied only to the citadel, was used of the town as early as the 9th century.

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  • In the wars against the English in the 14th and 15th centuries and the religious wars of the 16th century the town had its full participation; and in 1665 it acquired a terrible notoriety by the trial and execution of many members of the nobility of Auvergne who had tyrannized over the neighbouring districts.

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  • CARIGARA, a town of the province of Leyte, island of Leyte, Philippine Islands, on Carigara Bay, 22 m.

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  • 1797), who lived at Gregories, or as he named it Butler's Court, near the town.

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  • The town has considerable repute as a health resort, owing partly to its elevation (737 ft.) and partly to the natural charms of the district.

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  • AGUILAR, or Aguilar De La Frontera, a town of southern Spain, in the province of Cordova; near the small river Cabra, and on the Cordova - Malaga railway.

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  • Aguilar "of the Frontier" was so named in the middle ages from its position on the border of the Moorish territories, which were defended by the castle of Anzur, now a ruin; but the spacious squares and modern houses of the existing town retain few vestiges of Moorish dominion.

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  • The olives and white wine of Aguilar are celebrated in Spain, although the wine, which somewhat resembles sherry, is known as Montilla, from the adjacent town of that name.

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  • The capital of the state is Cuyaba., and the chief commercial town is Corumbá at the head of navigation for the larger river boats, and 1986 m.

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  • ANGRA, or Angra Do Heroismo ("Bay of Heroism," a name given it in 1829, to commemorate its successful defence against the Miguelist party), the former capital of the Portuguese archipelago of the Azores, and chief town of an administrative district, comprising the islands of Terceira, St George and Graciosa.

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  • Oliva (pop. 1900, 2464) is the largest town.

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  • The hills give the town a beautiful appearance, as the forest was allowed to remain closely embracing it, being preserved in the public ground named the Town Belt.

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