The ground had now hardened so that a wanigan boat was unnecessary.
The cook had, early that morning, moored the wanigan to the bank.
When the wanigan was to be moved, he rose fairly to the heights of what might be called destructive prophecy.
Get the lanterns from the wanigan, and bring them to the dam.
The tribulations of the wanigan were as the salt of life to the spectators.
This, after some difficulty, was made fast to the bow of the wanigan.
Shortly after daylight the wanigan, pushed strongly from shore by the pike-poles, was drifting toward the chute.
Billy Camp began to worry about shooting the wanigan through the sluice-way.
Even at the end of that time the wanigan, though dry of loose water, floated but sluggishly.
When night came the men rode down stream to where the wanigan had made camp.