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He became the ally of a boy named Aubrey Mills and founded with him a gang of adventurers in the avenue.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man By James Joyce Context
It becomes a personal matter with me now, and, if God sends me health, I shall set my hand upon this gang.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
The course of events in London did not run so well as I had hoped, for the trial of the Moriarty gang left two of its most dangerous members, my own most vindictive enemies, at liberty.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
But take it all around, I was feeling ruther comfortable on accounts of taking all this trouble for that gang, for not many would a done it.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain Context
They got a posse together, and went off to guard the river bank, and as soon as it is light the sheriff and a gang are going to beat up the woods.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain Context
He is not even (so far as we know, or as the facts appear to us) concerned with the gang in any of their robberies.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens Context
He carried his fat paunch with ostentation on his short legs, and during the time his gang infested the station spoke to no one but his nephew.
Heart of Darkness By Joseph Conrad Context
This circumstance induced Gurth to believe both that the gang was strong in numbers, and that they kept regular guards around their place of rendezvous.
Bogart, a boy of fourteen who was still at home, the most brazen member of the toughest gang in Boytown.
Main Street By Sinclair Lewis Context
It is believed that two men, Smith Tooley and John Adams belonged to a gang controlled by white men and, fearing exposure, on the night of July 4, they were hanged in the Court House yard by those interested in silencing them.
Southern Horrors By Ida B. Wells-Barnett Context
It was arranged that they should leave the following spring, and meantime Jurgis sold himself to a contractor for a certain time, and tramped nearly four hundred miles from home with a gang of men to work upon a railroad in Smolensk.
The Jungle By Upton Sinclair Context