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[pur-dee] /ˈpɜr di/
James, born 1923, U.S. novelist and short-story writer. Unabridged
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  • Purdy must have found the flat-boat or he would not have known it was missing.

    Prairie Flowers James B. Hendryx
  • Purdy popped up with some question as to the scale of court fees.

  • Later, a lone rider cut his trail, and from the shelter of a cottonwood thicket, Purdy watched him pass.

    Prairie Flowers James B. Hendryx
  • Mr. Purdy, flushing feebly, saw her to the door, saw her to the hall without.

    The Paliser case Edgar Saltus
  • Purdy made straight for this gorge, and found the other three waiting.

    Prairie Flowers James B. Hendryx

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