One of the settlers has to-day a "barn-raising frolic," and thither they are bound.
It was like pioneer days, when "barn-raising" and "bees" made life worth while in a wild, stern land.
It's all about the barn-raising after we got home to the ranch.
The preliminary work of a barn-raising is done in the winter months, when the timber for the frame is felled and squared.
Five years from spring, other Amish folk would come to homestead—what a barn-raising they'd have!
Doc, you wouldnt last as long as a pint of whiskey at a barn-raising.
On the day of Olaf Ericson's barn-raising, his wife, for once in a way, rose early.