This is the same use as now made of the double bar in vocal music.
In a modern composition all would have run on with never a double bar.
When over a double bar, indicates where the piece is to be concluded after a repeat.
Laramie showed no surprise and walked over to lift the double bar only after he had got the lamp to burn to suit him.
Formerly it was invariably played twice, its termination being followed by a double bar with repetition marks.
The brothers had just sense enough left to put up all the shutters, and double bar the door, before they went to bed.
The double bar marks the end of a division, movement, or entire composition.
He then rode over to the double bar camp, where Anderson lay sleeping.
It was a moment of delicate poise, and Rolf knew a touch would open the door or double bar it.
A double bar (or single heavy bar) with either two or four dots indicates that a section is to be repeated.