after the fugitive

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  • He was quickly on his feet again, and took after the fugitive. Cited from Tom Swift & his Sky Racer, by Victor Appleton
  • Hence a small boat, containing four white men, soon put out after the fugitives. Cited from The Underground Railroad, by William Still
  • When they were missed, a professor was generally sent after the fugitives. Cited from The Story of Paul Boyton, by Paul Boyton
  • He seemed in no wise anxious to run after the fugitive. Cited from Other People's Money, by Emile Gaboriau
  • Williams ordered the cart and at once we started after the fugitives. Cited from Emerson's Wife and Other Western Stories, by Florence Finch Kelly
  • "It is not too late to run after the fugitives!" Cited from A Friend of Caesar, by William Stearns Davis
  • Then he told them what had happened, so they mounted and rode after the fugitives, till they drew near the pavilion. Cited from 1000 Nights and a Night, Vol. 4, Tr. by Burton
  • Dark forms broke into the vacant lot, some surrounding the boys and others dashing after the fugitives. Cited from The Cruise of the Dazzler, by Jack London
  • A boat was also lowered from the man-of-war and chase given, while shot after shot was sent after the fugitives. Cited from The Story of Paul Boyton, by Paul Boyton
  • Hugh was not to be left behind at such a time and together they raced after the fugitive. Cited from Bob Cook and the German Spy,Tomlinson, Paul Greene
  • We held our breath, while several flashes told of dropping shots after the fugitive. Cited from Guy Livingstone, by George A. Lawrence
  • A knife had, I believed, been used, for my foot caught against it when I had started off after the fugitive. Cited from The Czar's Spy, by William Le Queux
  • Did some one realize what was happening, and take this method of warning us and sending us after the fugitive? Cited from The Confession, by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  • Jefferson rushed to the door and fired two shots after the fugitives, who, however, managed to get away. Cited from Harkaway and His Son's Escape, Bracebridge Hemyng
  • So the dragon ate till it was past mid-day, and when he could eat no more he mounted his horse and set out after the fugitives. Cited from The Violet Fairy Book, Andrew Lang, Ed.
  • So they took horse and rode after the fugitives and it wanted but an eye twinkling before they overtook them and surrounded them. Cited from 1000 Nights and a Night, Vol. 2, Tr. by Burton
  • These she threw on the floor, so that they were splintered into a thousand pieces, and off she hastened after the fugitives. Cited from The Pink Fairy Book, by Andrew Lang, Ed.
  • Instantly a score of men set off after the fugitive, swinging their lariats as they rode. Cited from Young Engineers in Arizona, H. Irving Hancock
  • At every stage, they inquired after the fugitives. Cited from Little Novels, by Wilkie Collins
  • However much the people insisted, Hayoue remained firm in his resolve to go after the fugitives and to save them if possible. Cited from The Delight Makers, by Adolf Bandelier
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