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 White Squall.White Stone (Rev. ii. 17). 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
White Stone.
 
Days marked with a white stone. Days of pleasure; days to be remembered with gratification. The Romans used a white stone or piece of chalk to mark their lucky days with on the calendar. Those that were unlucky they marked with black charcoal. (See RED-LETTER DAY.)   1
 


 White Squall.White Stone (Rev. ii. 17). 

 
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