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The Grapes of Wrath
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  • The children laid their mallets on the ground and trooped silently off the court.
  • The pig-tails gripped her mallet tightly.
  • Ruthie sprang at her, slapped her, pushed her, and wrested the mallet from her hands.
  • Ruthie scowled fiercely and her hands tightened on the mallet.
  • Suddenly she advanced on them, mallet in hand.
  • For a moment she stared at them, and then she flung down the mallet and ran crying for home.

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  • She split the logs with a mallet and wedge.
  • Robinson Crusoe made a boat by hollwoing out a cedar-tree trunk with nothing but a mallet and chisel.

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