As Ned remarked, it did look like a camping party, for in the canoes were tents, cooking utensils
and, most important, mosquito canopies of heavy netting.
My thoughts were cut short by the advent of several young females bearing loads of weapons, silks, furs, jewels, cooking utensils
, and casks of food and drink, including considerable loot from the air craft.
This bureau stood in the corner, and in the opposite corner, on the table's other flank, was the kitchen - the oil-stove on a dry-goods box, inside of which were dishes and cooking utensils
, a shelf on the wall for provisions, and a bucket of water on the floor.
In addition to their ornaments of bead and shell and bone, their pierced ears and nostrils were burdened with safety-pins, wire nails, metal hair-pins, rusty iron handles of cooking utensils
, and the patent keys for opening corned beef tins.
He wandered into the back room, where he found a stove, a tea-service upon a deal table, and several other cooking utensils
, all spotlessly clean and of the most expensive description.
From a cache behind a hollow rotting log my companion brought out a variety of things,--a fifty-pound sack of flour, tinned foods of all sorts, cooking utensils
, blankets, a canvas tarpaulin, books and writing material, a great bundle of letters, a five-gallon can of kerosene, an oil stove, and, last and most important, a large coil of stout rope.
The party was well equipped with firearms and ammunition, and the bottom of the boat was packed full with provisions and cooking utensils
The tent, illumined by a candle, glowed warmly in the midst of the white plain; and when he, as a matter of course, entered it, both Perrault and Francois bombarded him with curses and cooking utensils
, till he recovered from his consternation and fled ignominiously into the outer cold.
We got a big Gladstone for the clothes, and a couple of hampers for the victuals and the cooking utensils
Beside it lay some cooking utensils
and a bucket half-full of water.
The old kitchen floor never seems stained or spotted; the tables, the chairs, and the various cooking utensils
, never seem deranged or disordered; though three and sometimes four meals a day are got there, though the family washing and ironing is there performed, and though pounds of butter and cheese are in some silent and mysterious manner there brought into existence.
Even so, he was compelled to abandon a portion of his outfit--pick and shovel and gold-pan, extra food and cooking utensils
, and divers odds and ends.