The fiddlers played, and there were foot races and shooting matches.
It was to reduce them and other pests that shooting matches were held.
On the 4th of July they had shooting matches and engaged in a game of baseball.
I often went a hunting with them, and frequently gained their applause for my activity at our shooting matches.
Besides some of the old-fashioned Greek games, there were bicycle and hurdle races, shooting matches, and contests in jumping.
Even at the shooting matches in sport he was ever chosen captain, and the singing pueri soon would do his every behest.
I often went hunting with them, and frequently gained their applause for my activity, at our shooting matches.
When the shooting matches were announced a brown-eyed railroad man was asked to enter.
Her talk was of horses and dogs, race courses and shooting matches; her sister's of beaux, parties and dress.
The climax of their existence were the annual excursions to some near-by grove for shooting matches.