ax handle


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Synonyms for ax handle

the handle of an ax

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Applying the right amount of pressure on the ax handle is key to a winning toss, Maricle said.
Gay man killed in Alabama: Billy Jack Gaither, a gay man in Sylacauga, Ala., is beaten to death with an ax handle and his body left on a pile of burning tires by Steven Mullins and Charles Butler.
When Steven Eric Mullins, 25, and Charles Monroe Butler, 21, were arrested for allegedly beating Gaither, 39, to death with an ax handle, law enforcement officials said the pair's reason was that "they got tired of him being gay."
The Sylacauga, Ala., textile worker was abducted, beaten to death with an ax handle, and thrown onto a pyre of burning tires.
"They struck her twice in the left foot with the ax (presumably the ax handle), and she suffered minor injuries."
"On August 27, 1960, more than 200 whites with ax handles and baseball bats attacked members of the Jacksonville Youth Council NAACP in downtown Jacksonville who were sitting in at white lunch counters protesting racism and segregation.
Before the order was done, Altenbernd and his 7-year-old children had company, two pickup trucks of guys with ax handles and guns.