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1  And the trunk, intimidated, doubtless, by this resolute statement, gave in.
Uncle Tom's Cabin By Harriet Beecher Stowe
Get Context   In CHAPTER XV
2  Tom had with him quite a sizable trunk full of clothing, as had most others of them.
Uncle Tom's Cabin By Harriet Beecher Stowe
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXX
3  She was dressed quite respectably, and a colored man followed her, bringing along a small trunk.
Uncle Tom's Cabin By Harriet Beecher Stowe
Get Context   In CHAPTER XII
4  She stopped in the outskirts of the town, where she had noticed trunks for sale, and purchased a handsome one.
Uncle Tom's Cabin By Harriet Beecher Stowe
Get Context   In CHAPTER XLII
5  The woman came cheerfully onward, talking, as she came, with the man who bore her trunk, and so passed up the plank into the boat.
Uncle Tom's Cabin By Harriet Beecher Stowe
Get Context   In CHAPTER XII
6  He took Tom's trunk, which contained a very neat and abundant wardrobe, to the forecastle, where it was soon surrounded by various hands of the boat.
Uncle Tom's Cabin By Harriet Beecher Stowe
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7  With much laughing, at the expense of niggers who tried to be gentlemen, the articles very readily were sold to one and another, and the empty trunk finally put up at auction.
Uncle Tom's Cabin By Harriet Beecher Stowe
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXI
8  Miss Ophelia seated herself resolutely on the lately vanquished trunk, and marshalling all her goods and chattels in fine military order, seemed resolved to defend them to the last.
Uncle Tom's Cabin By Harriet Beecher Stowe
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9  Mrs. Bird hastily deposited the various articles she had collected in a small plain trunk, and locking it, desired her husband to see it in the carriage, and then proceeded to call the woman.
Uncle Tom's Cabin By Harriet Beecher Stowe
Get Context   In CHAPTER IX
10  As might be imagined, Tom was in no humor to join these proceedings; and, therefore, setting his trunk as far as possible from the noisy group, he sat down on it, and leaned his face against the wall.
Uncle Tom's Cabin By Harriet Beecher Stowe
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11  And, accordingly, thus escorted by a boy wheeling her trunk, and Emmeline behind her, carrying her carpet-bag and sundry bundles, she made her appearance at the small tavern, like a lady of consideration.
Uncle Tom's Cabin By Harriet Beecher Stowe
Get Context   In CHAPTER XLII
12  Her theological tenets were all made up, labelled in most positive and distinct forms, and put by, like the bundles in her patch trunk; there were just so many of them, and there were never to be any more.
Uncle Tom's Cabin By Harriet Beecher Stowe
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13  It was a good joke, they all thought, especially to see how Tom looked after his things, as they were going this way and that; and then the auction of the trunk, that was funnier than all, and occasioned abundant witticisms.
Uncle Tom's Cabin By Harriet Beecher Stowe
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14  He walked easily in among the company, and with a nod indicated to his waiter where to place his trunk, bowed to the company, and, with his hat in his hand, walked up leisurely to the bar, and gave in his name as Henry Butter, Oaklands, Shelby County.
Uncle Tom's Cabin By Harriet Beecher Stowe
Get Context   In CHAPTER XI
15  The arrival of company at the house, the arranging of dinners and suppers "in style," awoke all the energies of her soul; and no sight was more welcome to her than a pile of travelling trunks launched on the verandah, for then she foresaw fresh efforts and fresh triumphs.
Uncle Tom's Cabin By Harriet Beecher Stowe
Get Context   In CHAPTER IV