The morning after a wild night, Stone whips up some eggs and English muffins and sends them upstairs in a dumbwaiter to Carrie.
Rose tied the balloons to a basket, and the clothes basket rides on the dumbwaiter.
"I told you we have taken nothing from the dumbwaiter," impatiently.
Out with the other refuse of the day, sir—on the dumbwaiter.
For it opened upon what seemed to be just a dumbwaiter shaft.
Then the dumbwaiter, which was a sort of open box, slid down on the rope that ran over a pulley-wheel, and Margy was lifted out.
A dumbwaiter is like a little elevator, except that, as a rule, no one rides in it.
Margy had crawled from the chair in the kitchen into the box of the dumbwaiter.
"She must be stuck in the dumbwaiter—that we pull up and down between the kitchen and the laundry," she said.
All dishes are to be removed quietly, and either placed in a dumbwaiter or given in charge of a maidservant just outside the door.