footage

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film that has been shot

a rate of charging by the linear foot of work done

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And in another moment she had climbed down and brought him back a roll, and then another, and another, till she had brought him the whole tray-load.
We got an old tin lantern, and a butcher-knife with- out any handle, and a bran-new Barlow knife worth two bits in any store, and a lot of tallow candles, and a tin candlestick, and a gourd, and a tin cup, and a ratty old bedquilt off the bed, and a reticule with needles and pins and beeswax and buttons and thread and all such truck in it, and a hatchet and some nails, and a fishline as thick as my little finger with some mon- strous hooks on it, and a roll of buckskin, and a leather dog-collar, and a horseshoe, and some vials of medicine that didn't have no label on them; and just as we was leaving I found a tolerable good curry-comb, and Jim he found a ratty old fiddle-bow, and a wooden leg.
He made a patent-medicine almanac into a roll and fitted it with unprofitable carefulness about his finger.
just as I can't comprehend how I could now, after my dinner, go straight to a baker's shop and steal a roll.
A roll will sometimes smell so good one can't resist it.