Most persons, at their first entrance, felt impelled to remove their hats, and pay such reverence as was due to the richly-dressed and beautiful young lady who seemed to stand in a corner of the room, with oaken chips
and shavings scattered at her feet.
Holmes held out a small chip
with the letters NN and a space of clear wood after them.
The gamblers took heart of life, and soon the tables were filled, the click of chips
and whir of the roulette-ball rising monotonously and imperiously above the hoarse rumble of men's voices and their oaths and heavy laughs.
All the wastage of meat, such as the frozen chips
, belonged to the dog that found it.
Unwrapping it, he dropped into my hand a chip
of pure soft gold, the size of a ten-dollar gold-piece.
I fed it, shaving by shaving, and sliver by sliver, till at last it was snapping and crackling as it laid hold of the smaller chips
You, who 've never had a white chip
in the game, still go on shouting for it and capping for it.
Slowly he would circle about the other, as though with a chip
upon his shoulder; and this he did, even as Tarzan had foreseen.
With the money that I get from the sale of these eggs I'll buy myself a new dimity frock and a chip
hat; and when I go to market, won't all the young men come up and speak to me
It is but a chip
here and a chip
there, yet it may bring the tree down in time.
asks the black bonnet of the gray coat; and the hard-featured farmer reins up his grateful dobbin to inquire what you are doing where he sees no manure in the furrow, and recommends a little chip
dirt, or any little waste stuff, or it may be ashes or plaster.
Delia Caruthers did things in six octaves so promisingly in a pine- tree village in the South that her relatives chipped in enough in her chip
hat for her to go "North" and "finish.