There he came upon the stone-breaker and the bellman strolling from grave to grave.
To the last-mentioned part of his equipment, he owed the title of "bellman."
Well, here is the bellman and Crier, calling the attention of the people to a description of a child that has been lost.
I have just time to send this, without giving to the bellman.
He instructed the beadle, who was also bellman, to ring for five minutes longer while they waited to see if John came.
The beadle of to-day is in most respects changed, for the worse, from the bellman of old.
The following verses are at the back of the title-page, preceded by a woodcut of a bellman.
In the art of bellman this tendency has found its highest exponent.
"Whatever it means you must obey the order," said the bellman.
Whenever anything was to be done the bellman was sent round.