"Ask Ullmer to bring his betting sheet," the Steward said to an assistant.
Bill Swett did not make this voyage with us, the cook acting as steward.
He then ordered the purser's steward to splice the main-brace.
It was a mulatto, from Martinique, who was Mr. Osgood's steward; and I helped him in.
The steward had gone ashore, and there being no second-mate, I was all alone.