Carpet Bags

Some articles on carpet bags, bags, bag, carpet:

Great Gold Robbery - History - Agar's Testimony
... They divided the shot for easier handling, placing some in carpet bags and some in courier bags, which could be carried on their person and hidden by a cloak ... They gave their carpet bags of lead shot to a porter, who in turn gave them to the guard, Burgess, who put them in his van ... gold and at that station a bar of gold was placed in a black bag which Tester had brought ...
WAGs Boutique - Teams
... Those walking the red carpet included Scott Henshall, Toby Anstis, Leilani and Gazza ... Despite the thieves making off with just two bags, at £500 each, it leaves the girls £1,000 down ... Charlotte wanted bags but Heather struck a fantastic deal on some designer necklaces (as worn by Kate Moss) and was determined to stick with her decision ...

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    Hilda Doolittle (1886–1961)