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With one mighty effort and a last terrified look round, she popped into a pawnshop.
But the nervousness that assailed him at the door of that inglorious haunt - a pawnshop - and the effort necessary to invent the pseudonym (which, somehow, seemed to him a necessary part of the procedure), had taken more time than he imagined: and when he returned to the billiard-room with the spoils, the bank had already closed its doors.
Sometimes things went wrong, and she found herself with no money at all; then her trifling possessions found their way to a pawnshop in the Vauxhall Bridge Road, and she ate bread and butter till things grew brighter.
We're pulling out of the financial pawnshop in fine shape, and we'll get out without leaving one unredeemed pledge behind.
In that case he would retain the knife in his possession, not daring to offer it for sale, or for pledge in a pawnshop.
And from such largess, dispensed from his future, Martin turned and took his one good suit of clothes to the pawnshop.
He went and got his pay and his tools, which he left in a pawnshop for fifty cents.
Once up town and in the pawnshop, Uncle Sam seemed thoroughly versed in the value of the medals, and Billy jingled a handful of silver in his pocket as they walked out.
And Simon Nishikanta tore himself away from his everlasting painting of all colour-delicacies of sea and sky such as are painted by seminary maidens, to be helped and hoisted up the ratlines of the mizzen rigging, the huge bulk of him, by two grinning, slim-waisted sailors, until they lashed him squarely on the crosstrees and left him to stare with eyes of golden desire, across the sun-washed sea through the finest pair of unredeemed binoculars that had ever been pledged in his pawnshops.
Velez, one of Davao City's rising stars who has posted victories in the circuit sponsored by Palawan Pawnshop, gained top seeding in both the boys' 14- and 16-and-under divisions.
Velez, one of Davao City's rising stars who has posted a number of victories in the circuit sponsored by Palawan Pawnshop, gains the top seeding in both the boys' 14- and 16-and-under divisions but faces a slew of equally talented rivals out to foil his bid.
US-based nonrecourse loan writer The Loan Companies has completed the purchase of Chicago, US pawnshop T.