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Oskaloosa

[os-kuh-loo-suh] /ˌɒs kəˈlu sə/
noun
1.
a city in SE central Iowa.
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  • The Oskaloosa Kid gave him a single look of surprise and then sprang toward him with outstretched arms.

    The Oakdale Affair Edgar Rice Burroughs
  • They lived near Oskaloosa for years when they went to California.

    History of Linn County Iowa Luther A. Brewer
  • With trembling hands The Oskaloosa Kid directed the lens over the edge of the swaying and rotting bannister.

    The Oakdale Affair Edgar Rice Burroughs
  • In the same instant The Oskaloosa Kid wheeled and vanished into the night.

    The Oakdale Affair Edgar Rice Burroughs
  • The next morning I telegraphed to Mrs. Sherman here, and to your father at Oskaloosa.

    Twenty Years in Europe Samuel H. M. Byers
  • At least the girl and The Oskaloosa Kid were silent and gloom steeped.

    The Oakdale Affair Edgar Rice Burroughs
  • He knew The Oskaloosa Kid well, and he knew him as an ex-pug with a pock marked face, a bullet head, and a tin ear.

    The Oakdale Affair Edgar Rice Burroughs
  • Any girl with half a brain would say, "Oh, little Oskaloosa is good enough for me."

    Living Up to Billy Elizabeth Cooper
  • The circle of Oskaloosa consists of fifteen ladiesten regular members and five local ones.

    The Chautauquan, Vol. III, February 1883 The Chautauquan Literary and Scientific Circle
  • Willie Case's eyes went wide as they fell upon the Oskaloosa Kid.

    The Oakdale Affair Edgar Rice Burroughs

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