The reeler is ordinarily seated before the reel and the basin.
She saw what it meant to be a doffer, a reeler, a silk-twister.
Every time they told him it was wonderful, he would say, "That's nothing," and come right back with a five reeler.
It is, therefore, quite a hopeless task to reel silk unless the reeler is skilled.
It is only after a long apprenticeship that a reeler succeeds in throwing the end properly.
Faults in quality or mistakes made in the spinning-room are often credited to the winder, beamer or reeler.
The reeler begins to wind where the end of the filament becomes strong.
I was jogging down a blooming slum in the Chapel, when I butted a reeler, who was sporting a red slang.
So the reeler keeps adding fresh fibres, being careful always that his thread is running uniform all the time.
Another grave defect in the estimates alluded to is that all the profit is assumed to be paid to the reeler.
A spree; drunken carouse: before he realizes he is off on a reeler (1930s+)