Hans and Pete moved along the bank, snubbing with a thin Manila rope from tree to tree, while Thornton remained in the boat, helping its descent by means of a pole, and shouting directions to the shore.
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Finally, he pulled out a densely packed manila folder full of messy papers, many of them bent and sticking out at odd angles.
James Dashner -- The Scorch Trials
A manila folder on the table beside his bed caught his attention.