Private Ownership of fans which did not start, of sprinklers which did not sprinkle.
To obviate this and to get going in some way MacNutt put the sprinklers to work.
He rose and walked out to one of his sprinklers which had been placed too near the walk and kicked it off into the grass.
The dust-sheets were in tatters; the brooms and sprinklers were worn out; there were not enough hands to sweep and rub.
Nearly every day the road had to be plowed, and the sprinklers followed the teams almost constantly.
And we'll tackle only a snowroad proposition:—we ain't got time to monkey with buildin' sprinklers and plows this year.
It seemed that of late he had been keeping all the money for the sprinklers, and spending a good deal of it on Lise.
Silver vases and sprinklers follow, containing rose-water and attar of roses.
The sprinklers are at work till after midnight, the loaders are out long before daylight.
Gas masks, sprinklers and gongs were ready for use in every trench, but were happily not needed.