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1  So then they waited for a steamboat.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXIV.
2  I didn't have to be ordered twice to go and take a steamboat ride.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER XXIV.
3  It got to be very late and still, and then along comes a steamboat up the river.
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4  We would sell the raft and get on a steamboat and go way up the Ohio amongst the free States, and then be out of trouble.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER XV.
5  Once there was a thick fog, and the rafts and things that went by was beating tin pans so the steamboats wouldn't run over them.
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6  Jim said we could take deck passage on a steamboat now, and the money would last us as far as we wanted to go in the free States.
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7  We skipped out and looked; but it warn't nothing but the flutter of a steamboat's wheel away down, coming around the point; so we come back.
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8  Being Tom Sawyer was easy and comfortable, and it stayed easy and comfortable till by and by I hear a steamboat coughing along down the river.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXII.
9  We laid there all day, and watched the rafts and steamboats spin down the Missouri shore, and up-bound steamboats fight the big river in the middle.
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10  Jim made a floor for the wigwam, and raised it a foot or more above the level of the raft, so now the blankets and all the traps was out of reach of steamboat waves.
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11  And he always let on that Peter wrote him the things; but that was a lie: he got every blessed one of them out of that young flathead that we canoed up to the steamboat.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER XXV.
12  I rose up, and there was Jackson's Island, about two mile and a half down stream, heavy timbered and standing up out of the middle of the river, big and dark and solid, like a steamboat without any lights.
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13  The Shepherdsons and Grangerfords used the same steamboat landing, which was about two mile above our house; so sometimes when I went up there with a lot of our folks I used to see a lot of the Shepherdsons there on their fine horses.
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14  When I come in sight of the log store and the woodpile where the steamboats lands I worked along under the trees and brush till I got to a good place, and then I clumb up into the forks of a cottonwood that was out of reach, and watched.
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15  Pa's luck didn't hold out; a steamboat run over the forrard corner of the raft one night, and we all went overboard and dove under the wheel; Jim and me come up all right, but pa was drunk, and Ike was only four years old, so they never come up no more.
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16  There was four or five men cavorting around on their horses in the open place before the log store, cussing and yelling, and trying to get at a couple of young chaps that was behind the wood-rank alongside of the steamboat landing; but they couldn't come it.
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17  Whenever we see anybody coming we can tie Jim hand and foot with a rope, and lay him in the wigwam and show this handbill and say we captured him up the river, and were too poor to travel on a steamboat, so we got this little raft on credit from our friends and are going down to get the reward.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER XX.
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