clam diggers

clam dig·gers

or clam·dig·gers (klăm′dĭg′ərz)
pl.n.
Casual pants in a midcalf length.
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Past requirements for clam diggers to count surf clams on the boat for federal regulators and recount them at the dock for state regulators, for example, have been eliminated, as have regulations that stopped funeral homes from serving food at receptions.
The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife and the Clam Diggers Association of Oregon will host a series of clam-digging clinics throughout the coast, starting this month and running through October.
Prizewinning poet Darcie Dennigan presents Corinna A-Maying the Apocalypse, an anthology of original, free-verse works given to a diversity of rhythms, structures, and syntax, often giving a glimpse of the world through eyes ranging from those of a tremulous child to haunted people to clam diggers and much more.
Marino and Paul Rudd play clam diggers getting slowly squeezed out of business in 1976 Long Island, a time when big corporations were making a play for the same waters these men's families had raked for generations.
Things were changing for the local community of clam diggers, though.
Those braving the cold were rewarded with two Marias, in identical long-sleeved dresses with what might well be defined as clam diggers protruding to warm the legs.
an advanced water perimeter intrusion detection system at Boston, providing local clam diggers with GPS voice recognition cell phones as well as an infrared intrusion detection system.
Newest edition to the "Dari" pant collection will be the new doby Capri pants, cut a bit like clam diggers with a looser fit, and accented at the top with lace.
Pre-Californians of that period included salmon fishers of the north coast, clam diggers living among shell mounds in San Francisco Bay, and migratory Indians of the desert regions.
Clam diggers are reportedly being permitted to return to waters near Boston's Logan International Airport.
They had shrunk about six inches and turned into clam diggers and so, receipt in hand, I marched, on a mission, to the shop.