Noll closed the door, after which both boys advanced to the roll-top desk behind which the lieutenant sat.
On the roll-top of his desk he kept a letter spread out in front of him.
The roll-top desk, the chairs, and even the lamp-shades, would have been to him familiar friends.
A man was seated in a swivel chair before the roll-top desk.
Conlon leaned over the shelf of the roll-top desk, and pressed upon a paper-weight with his knobby thumb.
Over the roll-top desk was the only electric light that was switched on.
Against the walls at either end of the room and next the windows were two roll-top desks at which sat Mr. Orde and his partner.
There was a roll-top desk in the room, and a map, yellow with age, hanging on the wall.
The rear of the boards is adapted to be enclosed by wooden curtains, similar to those employed in roll-top desks.
Uncle Peter aroused him by making his way back to the desk, the roll-top of which he lifted with a sudden rattle.