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left to right, through the upper part of the joining, leaving the end lying along the under side of the rattan. The new needleful is then brought from right to left through two twists of the raffia and drawn up so as to leave a short end lying along the rattan. The winding then begins again and soon

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covers both ends. At the end of the tenth coil the rattan is brought up directly above that coil, leaving the same distance between the new coil and the one below it as there was between the other coils. Each coil now follows just above the previous one—making a straight-sided basket, eight coils high. The ninth coil is brought just inside the eighth, in order to make a little rim for the cover to rest upon. In making the ninth coil, when about two and a quarter inches from the

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