So the Woodman went at once to the trees and began to work; and he soon made a truck out of the limbs of trees, from which he chopped away all the leaves and branches.
Of course the truck was a thousand times bigger than any of the mice who were to draw it; but when all the mice had been harnessed, they were able to pull it quite easily.
He developed too great a tendency to climb down from his truck
and fight with other drivers.
They were camped on a piece of waste ground beside the railway, and, being natives, had not, of course, unloaded the two trucks
in which Mahbub's animals stood among a consignment of country-breds bought by the Bombay tram-company.
Jonas pushed a truck
loaded with hams from the smoke rooms on to an elevator, and thence to the packing rooms.
The bedlam increased as the animals were transferred from the wagon to a platform truck
, and when the truck
rolled up and stopped alongside Michael's he made out that it was piled high with crated dogs.
A few minutes later, filling the truck
with soiled clothes for the washer, Joe spied the hotel manager's shirt.
Well, my idea is this: we'll rustle around and gather up whatever pickins we've overlooked in the state- rooms, and shove for shore and hide the truck
They slept where they could, sometimes in an empty truck
on a siding near the station, sometimes in a cart behind a warehouse; but it was bitterly cold, and after an hour or two of uneasy dozing they would tramp the streets again.
I have the curiosity sometimes to count the trucks
on the goods' trains, and they're well over fifty--well over fifty, at this season of the year.
He saw a congested flood of wagons, trucks
, cabs, vans and street cars filling the vast space where Broadway, Sixth Avenue and Thirly-fourth street cross one another as a twenty-six inch maiden fills her twenty-two inch girdle.
The ringing impact of trucks
, the sharp whistle of the engines from the junction, mingled with their shouts of "Men from Mars