from The Century Dictionary.
- Before then.
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A pause of more than a decade ensued, during which no effort was made towards the further spread of the general system; and then, with the planting of two relatively unimportant settlements in a district thentofore unoccupied the tally was brought to a close.
The Famous Missions of California William Henry Hudson 1890
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