Another dive into the frock brought to view some four or five yards of calico
print, whose tasteful pattern was rather disfigured by the yellow stains of the tobacco with which it had been brought in contact.
The buff calico was faded, but scrupulously clean, and starched within an inch of its life.
Cobb solemnly, as he remounted his perch; and as the stage rumbled down the village street between the green maples, those who looked from their windows saw a little brown elf in buff calico sitting primly on the back seat holding a great bouquet tightly in one hand and a pink parasol in the other.
Aunt Em had her calico
dress skirt "tucked up," and she wore a faded, blue-checked apron.
Joan, who had gone into the bungalow, tossed down a strip of white calico
, in which old Telepasse was promptly wrapped, and he stood forth, resplendent and purified, withal he still spat and strangled from the soap-suds with which Noa Noah had gargled his throat.
Having provided everything necessary for our journey, such as Arabian habits, and red caps, calicoes
, and other trifles to make presents of to the inhabitants, and taking leave of our friends, as men going to a speedy death, for we were not insensible of the dangers we were likely to encounter, amongst horrid deserts, impassable mountains, and barbarous nations, we left Goa on the 26th day of January in the year 1624, in a Portuguese galliot that was ordered to set us ashore at Pate, where we landed without any disaster in eleven days, together with a young Abyssin, whom we made use of as our interpreter.
In one week, I received most of the replies, and "The Gingham Dog and Calico
Cat" is now deep in my brain again.
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Business enterprise software provider PeopleSoft Inc has completed the acquisition of the intellectual property and certain assets of Calico
Commerce Inc, an e-commerce software and services supplier.
All fabrics and furnishings pictured are for sale and most are ready to ship, according to a Calico
Features include complete integration with the company's Java-based Calico
Advisor configuration and recommendation engine, easy integration into multiple back-end systems such as customer relationship management and sales force automation and support for web publishing.
Cottage is available by appointment as well.