"A lady wants to see yez, ma'am," said the "new chum" Irish housemaid, who had answered the door.
Well, one day a new chum named Wyckliffe came there to stop.
He was a well-educated mechanic, a good athlete and football-player, but a new chum in the bush and at frontier work.
Perhaps you are a "new chum" out hunting, and you bring down an antelope.
They did not appear to think that the new chum was worth looking after any longer.
Tom and Jack were in their room—the room our hero had decided to share with his new chum.
Now the new chum objected to this, and that in an audible voice.
He was a new chum, though he had lived in Australia for years.
He said that when he went out with Mr. Stuart he was only a new chum; but he went out and came back again, and there he was.
"Seems a harmless sort of chap, that new chum," said Pinnock.