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Hand and Pocket Shop (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Hand and Pocket Shop

An eating house, where ready money is paid for what is called for.

Definition taken from The 1811 Dictionary of the Vulgar Tongue, originally by Francis Grose.

Hand * Hand Basket Portion

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