There was also a noise of hammers and saws, mattocks and trowels.
He placed some trowels of mortar on the stone and with equal majesty ascended the stairs.
Another army had preceded them, armed with picks and shovels, trowels and axes.
The mortar used in pointing shows the impress of human hands; no trowels were used.
The tools with which the plasterer applies the mortar are trowels of different sizes and shapes, and the hawk.
Is sure he is at the head of a lodge, and wears short aprons, and is made a perfect idol of with candlesticks and trowels.
Their tools are very simple, as they use their teeth for saws, their tails for trowels, etc.
I poked my foot among the lilies where we had concealed the shingles we had used as trowels.
That afternoon Jared Chick came over the hill where the trowels clinked and the great derrick complained with its pulleys.
She goes on cramming Nelson with trowels of flattery, which he takes as quietly as a child does pap.