Does a planter with ten or fifteen slaves employ an overlooker, or does he overlook his slaves himself?
Old Master was his own overseer, but my daddy was the overlooker.
John Ferrar had been employed by Squire Todhetley as a sort of overlooker on the estate, or working bailiff.
He realizes that he cannot step round the corner and get the overlooker's advice.
The first was that of an old man, an overlooker of a cotton mill.
That could not be possible, thought the overlooker, and had a look into the wood-shed.
Their cottage was wanted for an overlooker—and they removed to Tideswell, three miles off.
The overlooker made everybody clean up and wash de children up and after the praying we had games.
At least, such is the report of the overlooker who recommended them.
The second son of Mr. Drench, a neighbouring farmer and friend, came to the Copse Farm by day as overlooker.