Go, find that black beetle, and having found it, introduce it circumspectly by the back door.
I was agreeably surprised when I was introduced to the "black beetle."
If a black beetle enters your room, or flies against you, severe illness and perhaps death will soon follow.
Be on the lookout for black beetle on Aster and Chrysanthemum.
Figs. 499 and 500 show a black beetle that can be made in the same way; the antennæ may be made of wire.
By this time the dusk far and near had gloomed into darkness—the black beetle had scared away the grey moth.
Surely nothing could be more offensive to an official in high office than to be continually represented as a black beetle!
The familiar cockroach, or 'black beetle,' of our lower regions, is an Oriental importation of the last century.
I can handle a spider, and bear with a black beetle, but with big woolly moths I cannot live happily.
It looked exactly like a black beetle which has just alighted after flight, but has not yet quite hidden its wings.