I noticed it, myself, with more especial observation, at my post of tallyman.
Some of them had to pay a shilling a week to a tallyman or credit clothier.
And the side of bacon lay upon the hillside until the tallyman from Portburdock found it in the morning.
I was again dressed up in a borrowed boiler suit for the duties of tallyman.
The only individual who was received with equal cordiality by all ranks, was the tallyman's traveller.