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a sheath for a sword or dagger or bayonet

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Chape, who was wearing a bullet proof vest and carrying pounds 700 when he was stopped by police on the A55 at St Asaph, was told by Judge Philip Hughes he was in a very serious position.
We were really pleased when the Lions offered to contribute to this project by funding a piece of equipment from the cash they retain from the Knowle Fun Run", said Jill Chape of the Friends of Knowle Park.
In Gilles Grangier's Gas-Oil (1955), Jean Chape (Jean Gabin) rants against women who formerly stayed and home and did the ironing but now have the vote and read the Serie Noire (Vincendeau 34).
According to Mr Eaton the two respective forms (at least those which also differ in their stems: nossa 'our', vossa 'your' appear to be the only relevant ones) alternate in random fashion: meu ferro 'my iron', meu filha 'my daughter', minha chape 'my hat'.
Arrangements by Smith-Lund-Mills Funeral Chape l in Cottage Grove.
The grant, managed by Haitian nonprofit consulting firm CHAPE, will allow HAND to establish ModAyiti, a garment workshop.
Isolee des vents du changement qui traversent la region et aux aspirations du peuple algerien a s'affranchir de la chape de plomb que lui impose une junte militaire a juste titre "derniere dictature" de la region, l'Algerie souffre aujourd'hui d'un regime cynique preoccupe par sa propre survie, quitte a entretenir des zones d'ombres, pointees du doigt par des experts internationaux, dans sa relation avec le GIA, le GSPC et AQMI, tout en s'adonnant a des violations des droits de l'Homme a l'"echelle industrielle".
chaPe Th He has also produced movies he starred in including The Thomas Crown Affair and The Matador.
Et l'auteur d'etablir, en conclusion a cette analyse, un interessant parallele entre cette forme d'arbitrage historique et ce qui s'est passe entre Ottawa et Quebec en 1971 lorsque les deux capitales, delaissant cette chape de fer qu'est la souverainete, ont convenu que le Quebec ait statut de participant, avec representation distincte, au sein de ce qu'on connait aujourd'hui sous l'appellation d'Agence intergouvernementale de la Francophonie (50).
Malgre les affres d'une pareille chape de plomb aux indelebiles symptomes, les autres tragedies de la vie auxquelles ils sont parfois confrontes ne sont pas moindres en consequences.
CHAPE FLORENCE (Judy) It is with deep sadness that we announce the death of Judy, aged 84 years of Dormanstown, who passed away peacefully on March 2.
Ceux qui ont connu cette epoque benie, malgre la chape de plomb politique, se remettent a rever.
L'interdiction des partis d'opposition apres le coup d'Etat manque de 1962 va instaurer une chape de plomb.
Glenda Chape (below), a 53-year-old carer from Hemlington, said: "I think they should have freedom of speech, but I agree with the ban because the march goes against what this country stands for.