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Wherever there was a possibility of guns being laid for them unseen, a fresh canister of the black vapour was discharged, and where the guns were openly displayed the Heat-Ray was brought to bear.
The upper slide, on being pulled down (leaving the lower a double mystery), revealed deep shelves of pickle-jars, jam- pots, tin canisters, spice-boxes, and agreeably outlandish vessels of blue and white, the luscious lodgings of preserved tamarinds and ginger.
It was not alone that the scales descending on the counter made a merry sound, or that the twine and roller parted company so briskly, or that the canisters were rattled up and down like juggling tricks, or even that the blended scents of tea and coffee were so grateful to the nose, or even that the raisins were so plentiful and rare, the almonds so extremely white, the sticks of cinnamon so long and straight, the other spices so delicious, the candied fruits so caked and spotted with molten sugar as to make the coldest lookers-on feel faint and subsequently bilious.
How many other kinds of petty merchandise were there, it would be difficult to say; but balls of packthread, ropes of onions, pounds of candles, cabbage-nets, and brushes, hung in bunches from the ceiling, like extraordinary fruit; while various odd canisters emitting aromatic smells, established the veracity of the inscription over the outer door, which informed the public that the keeper of this little shop was a licensed dealer in tea, coffee, tobacco, pepper, and snuff.
BEIRUT: Lebanese authorities are investigating the source of a canister possibly containing radioactive material after it was discovered Tuesday on the shore near Beirut's southern suburb of Ouzai.
Colored tin canister (Cooks Exchange), Cream-O Crinkles, pack of Halloween chocolates, gummy worms (Rustan's grocery), black marker
Tinkering with the valve of the portable stove and making trial and error in inserting LPG to the empty butane canister in three days in mid-1998, Tabacon found the best way to dicant it and sustain the flame from LPG, that is 60-percent profane and 40-percent butane.
The resolution quoted its strong disagreement on recycling and refilling of butane canisters/cartridges, citing that each canister must be labelled for one-time use only.
I thought that it was casing filled with concrete and might have been discarded by a farmer who used the canister as a gate post.
A teacher, identified as Mohammad Zaoul, was also hit with a teargas canister and injured in his shoulder.
Head of Hosan village council, Hasan Hamamreh, told WAFA that Israeli troops cordoned off as-Seddiq school in the village, and fired teargas canisters towards the school.