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1  The city inspector of water pipes had been dead and buried for over a year, but somebody was still drawing his pay.
The Jungle By Upton Sinclair
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2  One day, however, he took the plunge, and drank up all that he had in his pockets, and went home half "piped," as the men phrase it.
The Jungle By Upton Sinclair
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3  Once their water pipes froze and burst; and when, in their ignorance, they thawed them out, they had a terrifying flood in their house.
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4  There was a building to which the grease was piped, and made into soap and lard; and then there was a factory for making lard cans, and another for making soap boxes.
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5  At night they would sit huddled round this stove, while they ate their supper off their laps; and then Jurgis and Jonas would smoke a pipe, after which they would all crawl into their beds to get warm, after putting out the fire to save the coal.
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6  Out of the horns of the cattle they made combs, buttons, hairpins, and imitation ivory; out of the shinbones and other big bones they cut knife and toothbrush handles, and mouthpieces for pipes; out of the hoofs they cut hairpins and buttons, before they made the rest into glue.
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7  Then one Sunday evening, Jurgis sat puffing his pipe by the kitchen stove, and talking with an old fellow whom Jonas had introduced, and who worked in the canning rooms at Durham's; and so Jurgis learned a few things about the great and only Durham canned goods, which had become a national institution.
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