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(quote-book)|title=Oliver Twist|chapter=Chapter 1|passage=Among other public buildings in a certain town which for many reasons it will be prudent to refrain from mentioning, and to which I will assign no fictitious name, it boasts of one which is common to most towns, great or small, to wit, a workhouse; and in this workhouse was born, (..) the item of mortality whose name is prefixed to the head of this chapter.
(RQ:Marshall Squire's Daughter)"
1895, Will H. Glascock, ''Stories of Columbia'' (page 190)
- He carefully guarded his secret, but it got out, and, when he had his invention almost completed, some men broke open his workhouse and carried it away. It was afterward returned, but his plan had been copied, and from the copy many machines were made.