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Page 151 - ... the base. Murray (when a boy) went through one of the holes in the parapet, hung by one hand to a Scotch bonnet, which another boy held from within, and with his other hand drew the eggs and young birds from the nests, and put them in the bonnet. While thus employed, he kept warning his companion, ' If you let go the bonnet, I'll give you none of the spoil.