Did the bad skillery-scalery alligator, with humps on its tail, carry him off?
"Uncle Wiggily in the Woods" by Howard R. Garis
Salmons, muskalunges, the great Mississippi cat-fish, alligators, trout, white-fish, sun-fishes, etc., and etcetry.
"Samantha at the World's Fair" by Marietta Holley
Nothing disturbed the people but the alligators.
"The Beginner's American History" by D. H. Montgomery
The pattern marked X in (c) was generally identified as "alligator," yet the weavers were by no means agreed.
"The Wild Tribes of Davao District, Mindanao" by Fay-Cooper Cole
The loathy alligators lounging in the slime lifted their horny eyelids lazily, and leered upon him as he passed with stupid savageness.
"Great Sea Stories" by Various
Maybe we can go out in the barn and feed our alligators!
"Bunny Brown and His Sister Sue Keeping Store" by Laura Lee Hope
Just excuse me a moment, will you, until I look out of the window and see if the alligator is coming.
"Bully and Bawly No-Tail" by Howard R. Garis
Once a tall crane stalked into view among the sedges; once an unseen alligator shook the silence with his deep, hollow roaring.
"In Search of the Unknown" by Robert W. Chambers
He saved me from an alligator once, and killed him with an iron bar.
"Dr. Dumany's Wife" by Mór Jókai
The alligator makes for it, flaps it toward its mouth, or attempts seizing it at once, but all in vain.
"Stories about Animals: with Pictures to Match" by Francis C. Woodworth
Better hab my froat cut 'n be chawed up by a big alligator.
"Fighting for the Right" by Oliver Optic
What a big alligator Coming to catch this one boy!
"Slave Narratives Vol. XIV. South Carolina, Part 1" by Various
Or that Pishposh, the man-eating alligator, is down with locomotor ataxia.
"Damn!" by Henry Louis Mencken
The very first thing they saw upon entering it was an enormous alligator, fully eighteen feet long, sound asleep on a mud-bank.
"Martin Rattler" by R.M. Ballantyne
CHAFFANJON, V.: Observations sur Alligator mississippiensis (Tractus intestinalis und Mesenterium).
"Development of the Digestive Canal of the American Alligator" by Albert M. Reese
The natives, when asked whether they were alligators, answered in the negative, calling them crocodiles.
"The Expedition to Borneo of H.M.S. Dido" by Henry Keppel
Like lightning he drew his sword and smote the alligator between the eyes, cleaving its head in one mighty stroke.
"Edmund Dulacs Fairy-Book" by Edmund Dulac
From the old chief, Micanopy, and his sub-chiefs, Jumper and Alligator, Osceola learned the details of that day's action.
"Four American Indians" by Edson L. Whitney
The other animal was a small caiman or alligator.
"Popular Adventure Tales" by Mayne Reid
The banks of the river were covered with alligators, with their mouths wide agape.
"Adventures of a Young Naturalist" by Lucien Biart
A was an apt Alligator,
Who wanted to be a head-waiter;
He said, "I opine
In that field I could shine,
Because I am such a good skater."
"An Alphabet Zoo" by Carolyn Wells
And blessed mornings,
Meet for the eye of the young alligator,
And lightning colors
So, in me, comes flinging
Forms, flames, and the flakes of flames.
"Nomad Exquisite" by Wallace Stevens
The alligator is a creature
With not a single pleasing feature;
And even when it's very small,
It is not cuddlesome at all.
With countless teeth its jaws are set.
I do not want one for a pet.
"The Alligator's Children" by Cicely Fox Smith
It was the night of the alligator:
snouts moving out of the slime,
in original darkness, the pullulations,
a clatter of armour, opaque
in the sleep of the bog,
turning back to the chalk of the sources.
"Some Beasts" by Pablo Neruda
She's the jauntiest of creatures, she's the daintiest of misses,
With her pretty patent leathers or her alligator ties,
With her eyes inviting glances and her lips inviting kisses,
As she wanders by the ocean or strolls under country skies.
"The Summer Girl" by Ella Wheeler Wilcox
They said that despite the popular urban legend about alligators living in sewers, they've never heard of one being found.
Alligator wrangled in front of Florida house.
10-foot alligator wrangled in front of Florida home.
Owners of lions, tigers, bears, certain snakes and alligators are required to register with the state, pay fines, undergo background checks, get insurance and post signs on their property – warning of dangerous animals.
Alligator , Pot Discovered in Maryland Raid.
That's the obvious question after a Friday raid in the county turned up a couple grand worth of pot and one three-foot alligator .
Charged After Marijuana And Alligator Found At Home.
Alligators are not permitted in a residence and animal control was called to the home.
Police said the alligator was healthy and was taken to a facility for exotic animals.
After search, drugs, alligator found in Md.
Three-foot alligator found in Jessup home.
When Anne Arundel police raided a Jessup home Friday on suspicion of drugs, officers did not expect they'd come upon a 3-foot American alligator .
Pictured is Bailey Pedersen with her first alligator .
Endgame, Alligator Pie at Toronto's non-profit theatres.
Alligators, birds, fish and snakes.