We were fed, in relays, by the flickering light of a coal-oil lamp.
From the United States are purchased wheat, cotton, and coal-oil.
A small coloured boy stood patiently by the stove waiting for his coal-oil can to be filled.
He held these cards close to a coal-oil lamp and studied their backs.
He lit the coal-oil stove upon the cooking-stand, heated water, and shaved.
These drugs, products of coal-oil distillation, are powerful depressants.
Two or three coal-oil stoves were used to heat the cave and for cooking purposes.
Their ship was from America and was bound for Hongkong with coal-oil.
One of them left a heavy can of coal-oil behind him upright in the middle of the road.
The other girls laughed but then they had never cleaned lampwicks nor had coal-oil soaked into the pores of their hands!