It was the commencement of his gang
, to be augmented, as the boat moved on, by various other merchandise of the same kind, which he, or his agent, had stored for him in various points along shore.
The contractor said that if Mulvaney could pay the passage he would give him command of a gang
of coolies for old sake's sake.
Now that we know that the gang
are here, I don't see how they can escape.
He saw the two gangs
, aggressive and sullen, rigidly keeping apart from each other and backing their respective champions; and he saw himself and Cheese- Face stripping.
The iron gangs
, or parties of convicts who have committed here some offense, appeared the least like England: they were working in chains, under the charge of sentries with loaded arms.
Building railways in the far West, with gangs
of Chinese and Italians and Hungarians and scarcely a foreman who isn't terrified of his job, isn't exactly drawing-room work.
But at that very instant both suddenly heard a shrill whistle which, as it were, smote on their ears, and both suddenly seized their guns and two flashes gleamed, and two gangs
sounded at the very same instant.
Belated wanderers upon the mountains spoke of gangs
of armed men, masked, stealthy, and noiseless, who flitted by them in the darkness.
Jurgis was used to dirt--there was nothing could scare a man who had been with a railroad gang
, where one could gather up the fleas off the floor of the sleeping room by the handful.
Now, we'll start this band of robbers and call it Tom Sawyer's Gang
But Huck, we can't let you into the gang
if you ain't re- spectable, you know.
He fancied he saw before him a gang
of murderers, about to bury their victim.