We think of it like bricklaying, farming, or any other seemingly menial skill.
It was to ensure, not only that bricklaying should survive and succeed, but that every bricklayer should survive and succeed.
The rudiments of bricklaying, painting, and paper-hanging are also taught.
The pointing of a wall, as previously mentioned, is done either with the bricklaying or at the completion of the work.
Certainly I could do the carpentry myself; on a pinch I could do the bricklaying too.
In typewriting, in typesetting, in bricklaying, or in the highest type of mental work the result is the same.
For instance, take a man with a regular trade, say bricklaying or carpentering.
The following tenders had been accepted for the new Fish Wharves:—bricklaying.
We can hardly expect a lad of fourteen who is good enough to floor the London matriculation taking to bricklaying?
bricklaying consists in placing one brick upon another in mortar, chiefly in the construction of walls, chimneys, and ovens.