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threads of cotton or cotton wick soaked in a solution of gunpowder mixed with gum arabic and boiling water and afterwards strewed over with mealed powder. It burns at the rate of one yard in thirteen seconds, and is used as priming for heavy mortars, fireworks, etc.
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Unsavoury scenes at Solihullbased Coldlands Colts' Black match with Mayfly Tigers are now the subject of an investigation by the Football Association.
CORVALLIS - The Oregon State volleyball team will play in its annual Orange and Black Match at 7 p.
League: Fox Tipton Van den Eynde 23; Shakespeare Superteam 30; Kamasan Starlets 33; Browning Central Black Match 46; Maid of the Mill 47; Shakespeare Mach III 50.
For instance, if I was Dwayne Peel, Stephen Jones or Mark Jones, or any Scarlets player, I would want to blank out the All Black match by focusing on two massive games coming up in Europe.