The newspapers tell us that to-day the signal to “cease fire” will be given.
Then at 8.25 the 'Cease fire' sounded, and the battle of the Atbara ended.
A bugle sounded "cease fire," (p. 25) and all was still again.
Suddenly there was loud shouting, and the British "Cease fire" sounded.
The guns had presently to cease fire to enable the Gurkhas to get nearer.
After about ...