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hawker

1
a person who travels from place to place selling goods

hawker

2
a person who hunts with hawks, falcons, etc.
References in classic literature ?
The Australian chap did know that Hawker wanted the coin.
this Hawker hears his love insulted, but doesn't strike till he's got to the soft sand-hills, where he can be victor in a mere sham-fight.
Miss Carstairs," said Hawker without ceremony, "wouldn't go in till you came.
Taking a latchkey from the girl and the coin from Hawker, Flambeau let himself and his friend into the empty house and passed into the outer parlour.
Hawker, the old squire, had been a loose, unsatisfactory sort of person, had been on bad terms with his first wife (who died, as some said, of neglect), and had then married a flashy South American Jewess with a fortune.
Then he lit a cigarette and smoked it in ruminant manner; eventually he took out a notebook and wrote down various phrases, numbering and renumbering them till they stood in the following order: "(1) Squire Hawker disliked his first wife.
I don't quite know how we stand with the law about that old Hawker story, but my chief object is to prevent England being entirely ruled by people like you.
But it was Squire Hawker who sat where you sit and it was you who stood where I stand.
Are you only a servant, perhaps, that rather sinister old servant who was butler to Hawker and Verner?
Squire Hawker played both the bigamist and the bandit.
The Hawkers and Street Vendors (Protection of Livelihood and Regulation of Street vending) Bill by MMC Africa Law was presented to the Senate yesterday.
Summary: Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Oct 30 (ANI): An FIR has been lodged against Mumbai Congress president Sanjay Nirupam on Sunday for addressing a rally of hawkers in Malad without getting prior permission from the police.