Usage examples for logs

  1. It was small; the walls were of logs new boards had been recently put in the floor; new windows had been cut; and it contained Indian blankets, chairs, a couch. – The U.P. Trail by Zane Grey
  2. In the open fire- place, which would have held many more than Harold and Weir within its depths, great logs were burning. – What Dreams May Come by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton
  3. Mrs. Lear poked the glowing logs beneath the kettle. – Hoofbeats on the Turnpike by Mildred A. Wirt
  4. They stopped to drink there, and at eleven o'clock next morning one of the villagers found all seven of them, along with the footman who was guiding them to the chateau, sleeping like logs in the little wood half a mile from the inn. – Arsene Lupin by Edgar Jepson Maurice Leblanc
  5. " The logs are cut 'way up the river- ever so far- and then they float down the river. – The Adventures of Bobby Orde by Stewart Edward White
  6. Thorn looked down to the water's edge and saw men pulling hollow logs down to the shore. – The Cave Boy of the Age of Stone by Margaret A. McIntyre
  7. They evidently come in from the outside between the logs and the shiplap to the loft above. – The Spoilers of the Valley by Robert Watson
  8. " I can get a couple of logs or some big branches in the woods," thought Jack, " and stick them in the holes." – Jack of the Pony Express by Frank V. Webster
  9. But three of them, a large barn, and two buildings that suggested store- houses, were like the house, heavily built of logs – The Heart of Unaga by Ridgwell Cullum
  10. Then he placed the logs and rocks against the barrier, and once more bade her good- night. – As It Was in the Beginning by Philip Verrill Mighels
  11. So we all hid behind trees and logs while the attempt was made. – A Narrative of the Life of David Crockett, of the State of Tennessee. by Davy Crockett
  12. The blacks lay like logs of wood on the ground, every now and then creeping slowly on when the heads of the animals were turned away from them. – In the Wilds of Africa by W.H.G. Kingston
  13. The young men had cut down a pine tree and split the logs – Sixty Years of California Song by Margaret Blake-Alverson
  14. But he found that sometimes the food which he liked best, which was the bark of certain kinds of trees, grew some distance from the water, and it was the hardest kind of hard work to roll and drag the logs down to the water, where he could eat the bark from them in safety. – Mother West Wind 'Why' Stories by Thornton W. Burgess
  15. I could build a house of heavy logs and keep my wife and children always near me while at work. – Driven Back to Eden by E. P. Roe
  16. Our course, the first half hour, was along an obscure wood- road which had been used for drawing ash logs off the mountain in winter. – A Year in the Fields by John Burroughs
  17. Say, Don, how do you s'pose those logs are kept under water? – Five Little Starrs in the Canadian Forest by Lillian Elizabeth Roy Elizabeth Colborne
  18. He paused- then added, in a more ordinary tone, " You will need fresh logs of pine- I will go and bring them in." – Thelma by Marie Corelli
  19. Busy Beaver smiled as he watched the men lay the great logs on the smooth earth. – Little Jack Rabbit's Adventures by David Cory
  20. There are plenty of fallen logs at the edge of the grove, over toward the inlet where the Isobel lay. – The Corner House Girls on Palm Island by Grace Brooks Hill Thelma Gooch