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"Good boatmen," was Sheldon's verdict, as he saw the boat leap forward on the face of a huge breaker, the sweeps plying swiftly to keep her on that front of the moving mountain of water that raced madly for the shore.
The green warrior was much put to it to hold his own, and I felt that the unequal struggle could last but a moment longer when the huge fellow discovered my plight, and tearing himself from those that surrounded him, he raked the assailant from my back with a single sweep of his blade, and thus relieved I had little difficulty with the others.
Tit moved on with sweep after sweep of his scythe, not stopping or showing signs of weariness.
Dave Lambert, owner of Blue Sky Chimney Sweeps, stated, "You know that having a roaring fire in your fireplace is going to make the day that much better, when you're celebrating Christmas parties, Christmas day, New Year's, football parties, and of course, the Super Bowl.
Standing in the bus shelter watching the world pass me by, there came into view a small two door van, and on the side in large black lettering it said 'Chimney Sweep', and for a split second I was back in the small kitchen with my granddad, staring into a fire, back in the early fifties.
Residents are reminded to sweep sand and dirt from the sidewalk into the street.
The new Silo Sweep Auger from Guttridge, one of the UK's leading manufacturers of bulk materials handling equipment, is a robust, highly reliable machine for the automated emptying of grain silos.
When he felt he was ready, Wilkinson undertook assessment by the Guild of Master Sweeps, passed his exams and was accepted as a member of the organisation.
(http://www.deadline.com/2013/02/nbc-sweeps-ratings-lastloses-to-univision/) Deadline is reporting that NBC fell to fifth place for the February sweeps. The 18-49 demographic is important because of advertising dollar and a poor showing could mean future losses as advertisers decide to go elsewhere to promote their products.
Martin P Glynn, president of the National Association of Chimney Sweeps, said: "This tragic case highlights the necessity of using a trained and competent chimney sweep who works to a professional standard as stipulated in the National Code of Practice.
Chimney sweeps need to be extremely careful when performing their inspection and sweeping activities, due to the risk of harm that can result from an improper inspection or service of a chimney system.
The Chimney Sweep - "Jack of All Trades, Master of None?"