Many a haler remnant than he had gone down on a last voyage.
"The Mutiny of the Elsinore" by Jack London
My father took it for forty years, and there wasn't a haler man in the country.
"The Daltons, Volume I (of II) Or,Three Roads In Life" by Charles James Lever
Then he addressed the other ancient witness, who looked even haler than his companion.
"The Cruise of the Land-Yacht "Wanderer"" by Gordon Stables