New England method

pick and dip, Eastern method, New England method

A method of laying brick whereby the bricklayer simultaneously picks up a brick with one hand and, with the other hand, enough mortar on a trowel to lay the brick.
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The New England method required the delineation of districts for allotment to intending communities of families and the internal subdivision into compact units of land just sufficient to sustain them.

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