Next I filled one of the rawhide panniers with brush, and lashed it across Jones' neck for a back rest.
For a moment or two the girl sat with her head against the back rest of the sofa, completely relaxed.
Push the back rest up till the butt of the turning tool (ground to a rounded point) rests against the concave grinding tool.
We found comfortable seats on a long box with a bale as a back rest, and the governor sent two chairs for the ladies.
Joshua Lake put his head against the back rest of the chair and closed his eyes.
A strong, healthy girl will no more need cushions and canoe-chairs than a boy, but a back rest is not always to be despised.
Inside hung big baskets of wild growth; there was a wide swinging seat, with a back rest, supported by heavy chains.
He switched to the vacated place with the back rest and began to whistle to himself.
The tool for the back rest is here obviously turned upside down.
A back rest would throw one forward in a frontward lurch, and give no support in case of a backward one.