And if thou wilt carry a message for me as far as Umballa, I will give thee money.
The public letter-writer, who knew English, composed excellent telegrams, such as: 'Creighton, Laurel Bank, Umballa.
And he would go up to Umballa leisurely and - at a certain risk of exciting fresh suspicion - repeat his tale by word of mouth to the people concerned.
So it stands that the boy must go to Umballa - and by rail -for the writing is something urgent.
Their route lay south to a place called Umballa, a hundred and twenty miles or more.
We came to Umballa in the hot misty dawn, four or five men, who had been working hard fox eleven months, shouting for our dales--the two-horse travelling carriages that were to take us up to Kalka at the foot of the Hills.
On the Umballa
platform waited a detachment of officers discussing the latest news from the stricken cantonment, and it was here that Bobby learned the real condition of the Tail Twisters.
the chance we wanted so; Let 'em hear the chorus from Umballa
to Moscow, As we go marchin' to the Kremling.