Sentence Examples

  • Coarse fabrics chiefly are manufactured, but the product also comprises percales, fine calicoes, ginghams, shirtings, towelings, sheetings and other kinds of goods.
  • American sheetings compete with Lancashire goods in the China market.
  • Sheetings for home trade are often double-warp, and double-warp twills and Wigans were and are used for the old-fashioned type of men's night-shirts.
  • The chief imports are cotton goods, the yearly value of this trade being fully £250,000; the sheetings are largely American; the 3 remainder English and Indian.

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