Oh, but the fire, I must tell you about the fire and the bucket brigade!
Well, Holloway has a bucket brigade all ready, said the first speaker.
If worse comes to worst, cried Bab, we can form a bucket brigade here, and keep the fire from getting to the house.
"The bucket brigade is coming with pails of water," he said.
He got the fire all right; but there was a lively time around there, until the bucket brigade arrived, and slushed things down.
Mr. Preston had formed a bucket brigade and a dozen men were passing buckets from the well to the fire.
Then the barrel heads were smashed in and the bucket brigade turned from water to wine.
Bab organized a bucket brigade with Mollie, Grace and the Gypsy women.
"Maybe Captain Putnam will send out the bucket brigade," answered his chum.
The bucket brigade had kept up a continuous fight, and had done admirably in keeping the blaze in check.