The booking-clerk at Banbury remembered only three gents booking by that particular train.
"You will get in soon after the special," the booking-clerk assured him.
The booking-clerk bustled up and helped Minnie from the cart.
So, on one splendid morning, at the station of her northern suburb, she had occasion to be severe with the booking-clerk.
One by one we went into the booking-clerk's office again, where we were scaled and our weights entered in a book.
On reaching the station she asked the booking-clerk some questions, and returned to her aunt with a cheerful countenance.
Only the booking-clerk and the porter would see her, and neither would dare to make an observation.
So much vent did he give to his annoyance that the attention of the booking-clerk was specially attracted to him.
Something suspicious in the manner of the booking-clerk made him change his place of destination.
I once asked a booking-clerk for two sun spots of the Western coast, and he told me that the refreshment-room was further on.