1 Snell was there three days before he went to the penitentiary, so drunk out on the gravel drive that Mrs. Ulysses Swett's automobile ran over his right hand.
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2 This she did to escape the penitentiary and continued her illicit relation undisturbed.
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3 A whole penitentiary system can be evolved from that word.
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4 The tunnel ended like the interior of a funnel; a faulty construction, imitated from the wickets of penitentiaries, logical in a prison, illogical in a sewer, and which has since been corrected.
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