She commanded Ward to draw the latigo tighter, and Ward did so, dodging back as the big brute snapped at him.
Curley, the quickest of them all, was giving frantic tugs to his latigo.
She asked him to loop her latigo, which was trailing, and his hand shook as he fumbled with the leather strap.
"It's that latigo strap," he remarked, in a tone of some annoyance.
Charming Billy, fumbling the latigo absently, felt a sudden belligerence toward her father.
Swift, practiced, relentless, Mose dragged at the latigo till the wide hair web embedded itself in the pony's hide.
It was different when he cut your latigo strap in that rough-riding contest; yuh couldn't prove it on him.
When Brower had made fast the latigo, the horse—as such dispirited animals often do—heaved a deep sigh.
Suddenly, as he tightened a latigo strap, a saucy, smiling face looked up at him.
She continued to work with the saddle, lacing the latigo strings and tightening the cinches.