The overseer cast a fierce but embarrassed look at the Creole.
So I took her in, and the overseer said I was welcome to her.
Butty, a word used in the mining districts to denote a kind of overseer.
Or ought this science to be the overseer and governor of all the others?
Even Mrs. Magwire, the overseer's wife, with whom she lived, had forgotten to hurry or to scold her.
Once an overseer challenged him, demanding to know his business.
But his selection as overseer of the work-rooms was another instance of Tapp's want of judgment.
The old shanty I have described was now the place of the overseer's confinement.
Hearing the voice of the overseer without, he suspended his work, and listening attentively, became a party to their councils.
These people were the "North County folks," on whom the overseer had invoked a hanging.