Straw bail

worthless bail, as being given by irresponsible persons.

See also: Straw

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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On all four nights, guests can walk along themed areas of jack-o-lantern displays, such as Haunted Happenings, Toons & Tales, Hero Headquarters, Halloween Zoo, Monster Mash and more; see whimsical scarecrows; and check out fall displays of gourds, pumpkins, straw bails and mums.
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