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helve

The handle of an ax, adz, hatchet, etc.
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By Christmas, 500 new products, including soups, pies, cakes, ice cream and ready meals, will be on sthe helves with 500 more out next year and 1,000 more given fresher recipes.
The freight taken here consisted of many packs of ax helves shaved out of white hickory.
Anyone can try to find the book, all people have to do is work out the clue: "In amongstmyfriends I lie not far away fromwheremendie.Onthe street of cobbled stones, Helves and fishermen make their home.
Took the men out in the evening with pick helves to chase hares, which caused great amusement.