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QUARTER. A measure of length, equal to four inches. Vide Measure.

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The shirts, worth around pounds 300, have got red and black quarters with a tulip or crocus emblem on the left breast.
Argyle's strip of green and black quarters is reminiscent of the A & S's tartan of large green and navy check overlaid with a few thin lines of white.
In 1965 the carnage at the Pettus Bridge moved a nation; yet within some black quarters, Lewis reports, he was dismissed as a "Christ-loving fool" and an "anachronism" Things only got worse: There was Memphis, then Los Angeles.