How, Mr. Tilden, how far is it to the cross-roads where the mail-carrier says he was robbed?
Wasn't it one of them Cross-Roads devils that knocked his hat off?
I'm carrying orders to Fisher's battery, down here by the cross-roads.
Northward he would have to pass the mill and blacksmith's shop at the cross-roads.
The house does not stand at any cross-roads, and the place is ...