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townspeople

, townsfolk
the inhabitants of a town; citizens
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Lastly, in lieu of these shifting scenes, came back the rude market-place of the Puritan, settlement, with all the townspeople assembled, and levelling their stern regards at Hester Prynne -- yes, at herself -- who stood on the scaffold of the pillory, an infant on her arm, and the letter A, in scarlet, fantastically embroidered with gold thread, upon her bosom
Now it was the fact that intelligence bearing some faint analogy to Esther's version of it was current among the townspeople.
But he changed his mind when the admiring townspeople crowded aboard to shake hands with him, and a couple of enterprising newspaper men took photographs of the Mary Rebecca and her captain.
It was the first intimation that the townspeople had received that the enemy was forcing the imperial troops back upon the city.
What kind of place can the quiet townspeople who see the words emblazoned, in all the legibility of gilt letters and dark shading, on the north-country coaches, take Snow Hill to be?
Much to their astonishment, the townspeople saw some capital meadows springing up under their eyes, and thanks to the improvement in the pasturage, the yield of milk was very much larger.
Residents of the city together with deputies and designers discussed the improvement of public spaces, which for a few months were chosen by the townspeople.
Yang even went as far as to take it to Tongsiao townspeople's Facebook fan club to urge townspeople to give the street person a helping hand if they see him on the street.
As director Bartlett Sher and his cast dug into Bock and Harnick's score during the rehearsal process, the parallels between today's refugees and the townspeople of Anatevka became too apparent to ignore.
Thank you Dafydd and Mandy for ignoring the actual demands of the townspeople of Blaenau, that what we want in Blaenau is a hospital with beds in our community, not a false 'primary care in our town' which will be a building with more offices than proper care for the townspeople.
With Sally Holden, Lydian De Vere Yard, Todd Yard, Ed Savage, Anthony Huntington, Gary Swanson, Mike Casey, Marina Matuzek, Grace Leslie, Angie Edmunds, Emma Earls and assorted Townspeople and "Cookies.
com)-- Townspeople, a Community Housing Development Organization (CHDO), continues providing quality, affordable and supportive housing for low-income people in San Diego with the opening of its latest acquisition/rehab property in Normal Heights.