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Old Clinkers

Harvey Jerrold O"Higgins

Old Clinkers

a story of the New York Fire Department

by Harvey Jerrold O"Higgins

  • 219 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Small, Maynard & Company in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New York (N.Y.)
    • Subjects:
    • Fire fighters -- Fiction.,
    • New York (N.Y.) -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      Frontispiece and plates facing p. 18, 32, 50 (diagram), 88, 108 (plan), 124, 158, 188, 226 and 264.

      Statementby Harvey J. O"Higgins ... ; with illustrations by Martin Justice.
      GenreFiction.
      ContributionsJustice, Martin, ill., Small, Maynard & Company.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ3.O374 O, PS3529.H5 O
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[10], 277, [1] p. (first 4 p. and last p. blank), [11] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages277
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL7012712M
      LC Control Number09027992
      OCLC/WorldCa3735529

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      Handling clinkers was a twice-a-day job. The last thing at night and the first thing in the morning, you worked on your furnace. Some clinkers might retain enough fuel for re-ignition if broken up. To do this, you used a long iron pike, being careful not to pierce the furnace wall. The absolutely dead clinkers would have to be removed.   Place the chocolate and coconut oil into a clean and dry Thermomix bowl. Melt on 50 degrees, Speed 2, minutes or until melted. Add the marshmallows, chopped Clinkers, and raspberry lollies and mix on Reverse, Speed 3, seconds (using the spatula to help mix), or until completely combined. Spread the mixture into the prepared baking tray.

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by Martin Justice (page images at HathiTrust).