The freight capacity of the mule-train placed a narrow limit upon the profits and extent of trade.
The mule-train with our tents and baggage passed us in the valley while we were sweltering under the hawthorns.
On the trail the mule-train is under a system of discipline almost as severe as that on board of a man-of-war.
The enemy was still pressing on, and the mule-train of small ammunition could not be got up under the heavy fire.
There is no chance of stopping another reco (that is, a mule-train, sirs) now.
The mule-train looks oddly enough, and yet through these muddy roads it seems to be a necessity.
I soon secured transportation with a mule-train for Deadwood.