Show-Through

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Show-Through

Describing print on paper that shows on the other side of the paper. Show-through print occurs when the paper is too thin.
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The old gentleman's undoubting, unquestioning simplicity has a rare freshness about it in these matter-of-fact railroading and telegraphing days.
You see, we are so rich, the expense of telegraphing to the West Indies is nothing to us.
No one invited her; and all the while she was putting on her things and chatting to Rose the boys were telegraphing to one another the sad fact that someone ought to escort the young lady home.