El-Soo was a full-blooded Indian, yet she exceeded all the half-breed and quarter-breed girls.
The quarter-breed glanced about him and unconsciously lowered his voice.
Thoughts of this wild, quarter-breed girl filled his brain as he sat solitary in his little office on the night of the pusky.
She had the rich tint of a quarter-breed, lightened in her case by a constant suffusion which gave her steady color.
The voices of children from other quarter-breed cottages, playing along the beach, added cheer to the sweet darkness.
"De Ingins kill our 'effer," he lamented, in the mongrel speech of the quarter-breed.
And now a week had passed and she had seen neither Vil Holland nor the quarter-breed.
That quarter-breed Montour attended her, supported her, struggled on with her through all the horrors of this retreat.
Of the mixed blood animals, six are half-breeds and one a quarter-breed buffalo.
The quarter-breed's tone was one of glad surprise, as he dismounted and advanced, hat in hand.