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an East Indian sailor

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Slowly loosening his grasp as he listens to the incoherent jargon with an attentive frown, he turns to the Lascar and fairly drags him forth upon the floor.
At the foot of the stairs, however, she met this Lascar scoundrel of whom I have spoken, who thrust her back and, aided by a Dane, who acts as assistant there, pushed her out into the street.
The Lascar was known to be a man of the vilest antecedents, but as, by Mrs.
One mistake had been made in not arresting Boone instantly, as he was allowed some few minutes during which he might have communicated with his friend the Lascar, but this fault was soon remedied, and he was seized and searched, without anything being found which could incriminate him.
He has little time, for he has heard the scuffle downstairs when the wife tried to force her way up, and perhaps he has already heard from his Lascar confederate that the police are hurrying up the street.
No, but this horrible man confessed to having been there, and the Lascar was at the foot of the stairs.
This fellow, a Lascar, was well paid by me for his rooms, so that I knew that my secret was safe in his possession.
I gave a cry of surprise, threw up my arms to cover my face, and, rushing to my confidant, the Lascar, entreated him to prevent anyone from coming up to me.
Knowing that my wife would be terribly anxious, I slipped off my ring and confided it to the Lascar at a moment when no constable was watching me, together with a hurried scrawl, telling her that she had no cause to fear.
The police have watched this Lascar," said Inspector Bradstreet, "and I can quite understand that he might find it difficult to post a letter unobserved.
He tried to get on to Vanikoro, where, according to the Lascar, he would find numerous debris of the wreck, but winds and tides prevented him.
Limited Tenders are invited for Outsourcing Of Services Of Range Lascars For Devlali Field Firing Ranges Out Of Annual Training Grant For The Financial Year 2017-18 Basic Rate per Employee for the period from 2017 to 31 March 2018 @ 08 hours/day,(a) Employee Provident Fund
The auxiliaries, furnished by the gentlemen at Madras, consisted of 30 of their artillery, 600 Sepoys, a company of Caffres, one of Topazes, and one of pioneers; to which they added the precarious assistance of two companies of Frenchmen, enlisted in their service, with some hundreds of unarmed Lascars for the use of the engineers and park of artillery.
The Lascars, Indian seaman, would leave the market with several hats on their heads and wearing several coats to take home.
beaucoup plus grand que] C'est avec ces propos, a la limite de l'amertume, que nous a recu Hazim, l'un des trois lascars de la serie [beaucoup moins que]Bila Houdoud[beaucoup plus grand que] a l'hopital d'Oran, oE il a ete admis, le 14 janvier, pour soigner [beaucoup moins que]une simple broncho-pneumonie chronique obstructive[beaucoup plus grand que], comme nous le dira le surveillant du service pneumo-phtisiologie du CHU d'Oran.