"The cold spell will help the corn," he said, his voice thin.
It was during the cold spell—the lion spell—in the beginning of March.
Looking to this he asked Uncle Peter what the chances were of a cold spell.
The cold spell was too much even for the best hen-food to conquer.
This was one day, and the cold spell lasted for fourteen of them.
A spring cold spell pinches, they lose their vitality, become thin and quite lack their ordinary wariness.
In the evening we crept to the kitchen range; and we hibernated there, more or less, while the cold spell lasted.
Two nights later there came a cold spell, and the ice formed on the pond.
But they have never had a cold spell in Sydney which brought the mercury down to freezing point.
However, unfortunately it was caught by the cold spell already referred to and the tree about half killed.