Hurriedly, but with practiced ease and an air of calm and surety that she knew would alleviate some of the young man's terror, she pushed aside several hogshead barrels until she reached the back wall of the storeroom.
He always gave them a hogshead of beer; and they all drank merrily to his health.
Tom finds him hiding in a hogshead behind the old slaughterhouse, and tries to get him to return to the Widow's home.
Once there, she ducked down into the shadows again and hid behind some hogshead barrels as a few sentinels turned the corner and passed by.
To a hogshead of wine, add a bowlful of red wine pips dried and then boiled.
People were also smiling at Al, as he trudged up the hill with his accordion on his back and a hogshead of beer at his side.
In 1754 Maryland residents celebrated the twenty-third birthday of Frederick Calvert, Lord Baltimore, with a ball, cannon fire, a bonfire on the common, and a hogshead of punch.
Within months he had joined forces with him to make their first large shipment to London: 48 hogsheads and a quarter cask, sent to Robert Blake Byass, who was to become their UK agent.
As tobacco cultivation spread westward into Kentucky and Tennessee, annual output increased from 110,000 to 160,000 hogsheads in the years 1790-1860.
Turns out a Hogshead is a unit of measure equal to 2 barrels of wine.