Then he turned his eyes toward the porter house which stood darkly against the starlit sky among the trees.
He felt that his position in the Porter bank gave him a double footing in the porter house.
Within the next ten minutes six horses had set forth from the porter house—each rider for a special destination.
He had formerly been the proprietor of a porter house at 17 Fair (Fulton) Street.
Immediately after, he accepted a situation of bar-keeper in a porter house or tavern attached to the theatre.
"I'll tell her," and then Mr. Bobbsey, with Bert, walked to the porter house next door.