• Chappie and Old Stalker
    Chappie and Old Stalker
  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Chappy Full of chaps; cleft; gaping; open.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • chappy Full of chaps; cleft. Also written choppy.
    • n chappy A familiar or affected diminutive of chap.
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In literature:

Get up, little chappie, and take your face off my boots.
"The Lost World" by Arthur Conan Doyle
Ever hear of Jones the packer, hey, ole chappie?
"The Jungle" by Upton Sinclair
Members dropped into the habit of addressing one another as "dear chappie," and, discarding pipes, took to cheap cigars.
"Tommy and Co." by Jerome K. Jerome
He has got the fear of death on these chappies.
"The Patrol of the Sun Dance Trail" by Ralph Connor
This chappie, living in a place like this, wouldn't bat an eyelid at the spectacle of a fellow trickling about the place in a bathing suit.
"Indiscretions of Archie" by P. G. Wodehouse
I'll bet he'd have been sick if chappies had refused to let him have tick when he was starting his store.
"Love Among the Chickens" by P. G. Wodehouse
Such was Chappy, the medicine man.
"Tell England" by Ernest Raymond
Tell you what, old chappie, you shall come with me to-morrow.
"Tales from Many Sources" by Various
But old Chappie didn't "go west" after all.
"Into the Jaws of Death" by Jack O'Brien
I say, miss, mebbe you don't know the character of the chappie who's a-spendin' his money on you so free.
"Cad Metti, The Female Detective Strategist" by Harlan Page Halsey

In poetry:

In prison cell I sadly sit,
A dammed crestfallen chappie,
And own to you I feel a bit--
A little bit—unhappy.
"Butchered to make a Dutchman's Holiday" by Harry Breaker Morant
An' aft at twal'-oors, to auld grannie's fireside,
The dominie cam' for a weeock to bide;
A crumpie ait farle, wi' butter weel spread,
She gied him, an' wow but the chappie was glad.
"Grannie Mirk: A Stirling Grannie" by Janet Hamilton
They drifted to the closing bar, and asked the sleepy waiter
For two cigars,to light 'em home before the hour grew later;
Pat lit his; while his chum exclaimed, "Ole chappie, gimme light!
I don't know how you're feeling, but I'm very, very tight!"
"Too Much Light" by Harry Breaker Morant

In news:

Measure would put California's Chappie -Shasta OHV Area under Bureau of Land Management control.
Comcast turns off Chappy residents with offer of cable service.
Comcast offers Chappy service, if residents share costs.
Chappy Golf Course Goes on the Market.
The first potluck supper at the Chappy Community Center is scheduled for Wednesday, Sept 19, hosted by new CCC board member Nancy Slate and Dennis Goldin.
DAS proposed to bring Chappy wireless coverage.
John " Chappy " Earl Chapman, 69, of Dysart, passed away on Sunday, August 28, 2011 at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City.
W hen the think-tank chappies ponder "decline," they tend to see it in geopolitical terms.
Small subject, big story in Tom Dunlop and Alison Shaw's "Chappy Ferry".
The best of Chappy musician and farmhand Kevin Keady.
DAS proposed to bring Chappy wireless coverage.
Chappy Golf Course Goes on the Market.
Hooray for the Chappy EMTs and all who helped.
Measure would put California's Chappie-Shasta OHV Area under Bureau of Land Management control .
Taking the oath of office as Manatee County commissioners on Tuesday were, from left, Betsy Benac, Larry Bustle, Vanessa Baugh and John Chappie.