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  1. " If you're afraid to run, say so, and we'll get a man that isn't," Halkett had said; and here was Dixon coming down a borrowed track in a busy yard at the speed which presupposes a ninety- pound rail and nothing in the way. – The Grafters by Francis Lynde
  2. " The Willard family believe that that young Dr. Dixon is the victim of a conspiracy- or at least Alma Willard does, which comes to the same thing, and- well, the senator called me up on long- distance and offered me anything I would name in reason to take the case. – Master Tales of Mystery, Volume 3 by Collected and Arranged by Francis J. Reynolds
  3. Has Dixon been down here? – The Mistress of Bonaventure by Harold Bindloss
  4. Dixon had always thought Ellen the most beautiful girl in Rowe. – The Portion of Labor by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
  5. Mr. Butler, for prosecution, objected, and the vote was: Yeas- Bayard, Buckalew, Davis, Dixon, Doolittle, Hendricks, McCreery, Patterson of Tennessee, and Vickers- 9- all Democrats. – History-of-the-Impeachment-of-Andrew-Johnson-President-of-the-United-States-by-the-House-of-Representatives-and-his-trial-by-the-Senate-for-high-crimes-and-misdemeanors-in-office-1868 by Ross, Edmund G. (Edmund Gibson)
  6. His name was Dixon. – The Portion of Labor by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
  7. It was on the Rock River near Dixon. – Boys' and Girls' Biography of Abraham Lincoln by James H. Shaw
  8. Dixon, however, was steady enough. – Tomaso's Fortune and Other Stories by Henry Seton Merriman
  9. " And the story goes on to say that he threatened to make a scene over a wrong he says he has suffered from Dixon. – Master Tales of Mystery, Volume 3 by Collected and Arranged by Francis J. Reynolds
  10. They've got Dixon under arrest, and Tom Peel; but they didn't have any fire- arms on 'em, and they can't prove anything. – The Portion of Labor by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
  11. Millie's sweetheart, Charlie Dixon, was at the front. – Adventures of Bindle by Herbert George Jenkins
  12. He said that not only was that vessel in port at that time, but that the same men were still aboard; that the captain- Dixon by name- was still in command, and that the whale which had been seized from the crew of the Red Eric had been sold along with the rest of the cargo. – The Red Eric by R.M. Ballantyne
  13. Now it's up against you to beat the Kayser by marryin' Charlie Dixon. – Adventures of Bindle by Herbert George Jenkins
  14. Well, let us hear of it, good my friend, said Mr Dixon. – Ulysses by James Joyce
  15. In an interview with Senator Dixon of Connecticut, on January 28, 1866, he suggested that such an amendment might be worded in the following manner: Representatives shall be apportioned among the several States which may be included within this Union according to the number of qualified voters in each State. – The Struggle between President Johnson and Congress over Reconstruction by Charles Ernest Chadsey
  16. Older by ten years than the boy- the same age as myself- Jerry Dixon was my greatest friend. – Men, Women and Guns by H. C. (Herman Cyril) McNeile
  17. That noon Dixon offered Andrew, shamefacedly, taking him aside lest the other men see, a piece of pie of a superior sort which his mother had put into his dinner bag, but Andrew thanked him kindly and refused it. – The Portion of Labor by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
  18. She-" " Wait a moment, Dixon. – The Ideal by Stanley Grauman Weinbaum
  19. I heard from Dixon about him comin' into Corvan that day, an' that he had rode far. – Tharon of Lost Valley by Vingie E. Roe
  20. " I expect Mrs. Dixon will have got my little room all ready," said Paul, " so we shall be able to have a chat without interruption." – The Day of Judgment by Joseph Hocking
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