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Used in
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
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  • When he got a-front of us he lifts his hat ever so gracious and dainty, like it was the lid of a box that had butterflies asleep in it and he didn't want to disturb them, and says: "Mr. Archibald Nichols, I presume?  (not reviewed by editor)

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