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a hook for pulling a button through a buttonhole

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From my perch, I watched him run in a short buttonhook and fall on his side.
The buck ran a brief buttonhook pattern before cartwheeling into a heap just 35 yards from me.
There was no need for a photo-finish to the totepool Free pounds 5 Bet Buttonhook Handicap which was run in torrential rain, as Hearthstead Wings (13-2), carrying the colours of Hearthstead Homes Ltd, bolted in by 12 lengths.
For grandma: hatpins, a buttonhook, a jar of Mentholatum, a new pair of stays.
Their clothes were marked with chalk as if they were baggage, their eyelids ingloriously flipped with a buttonhook to check for disease.
For example, trumpet interchanges and buttonhook ramps are the most susceptible to wrong-way movements, while full cloverleaf and full diamond interchanges seldom have problems.
The rest were gasoline stations strung along Route 66 from Los Angeles to Oklahoma City, with a little buttonhook at the end (the Fina in Groom) so the book ended facing west; and since gasoline stations are, quite literally, stations, the book seemed to document a journey, but not a one-way trip.
I felt a bit nervous on my way back to the bathroom to get dressed, but I knew I had everything I needed especially my buttonhook.
Fanning rides Aryal for his boss Mark Johnston in the Totepool Buttonhook Handicap.
In which sport would you find a buttonhook, the flare and the fly?
HILLVIEW BOY, MERCHANT OF DUBAI and ALEKSANDAR all contest the 1m5f Buttonhook Handicap.
10 Hamilton Totesuper7 Buttonhook Handicap 1m5f Live on RUK Card page 53 Key stat Sir Mark Prescott has a 50 per cent strike-rate on 3yo+ handicaps at Hamilton and saddles Braveheart Move What they say Alan Swinbank, trainer of Merchant Of Dubai "He's in good form and has been working very well, but he has top weight and it looks competitive, with some younger improvers lower down the handicap.
Mick Easter by has Hurlingham in good heart at present and the four-year-old looks set to complete a hattrick in the totesuper7 Buttonhook Handicap.
Mick Easterby has Hurlingham in good heart at present and the four-year-old looks set to complete a hat-trick in the totesuper7 Buttonhook Handicap.