How many ages must have passed since his forefathers first got their black caps.
The name of “black caps” is given them in allusion to their high sheepskin hats.
In its dim light I saw stern faces breaking everywhere through the gloom, with the black caps and dark cloaks of the night-riders.
The judges produced the black caps, with which they had come provided, and then Justice Mellor proceeded to pass sentence.
Their black caps were no longer to be seen; a streak of trodden grass alone showed the trace of their swift flight.
The terns, with their long forked tails and black caps rise and fall in the air around him.
Rufe Kenyon had dodged the bullet, but the boy chief of the black caps had suffered in his stead.
As he left the doorway, he noticed the two men with the black caps standing not far away.
It was plain that Muriel must have known that something was happening, and he had signaled with the bugle to the black caps.
A few minutes later there was a sound at the door, and Muriel came in, with two of the black caps at his heels.