The words he said might have been published by the town-crier.
The town-crier had evidently ceased to read the proclamation.
After a while, the constable got a deputy to whom he made over his business of town-crier.
The Count's whiskers are white with the flour just flung at him by the town-crier.
But it was only a town-crier beating his drum to call the people together.
Shall we tell it to one person, and let him be the town-crier?
Sandy Gordon, the town-crier of Maybole, was a character in his way.
Some say that it comes from the Tartar word "birintch" which means "town-crier."
But her secret had been published, as it were, by the town-crier in the High Street!
"So not a word to my missus, nor yet to the town-crier," said he.