"The tailboard of the waggon is gone, Miss," said the waggoner.
Then, as the tailboard of the wagon swung past him, he reached out and grabbed it.
Veronica, supported by assorted bedding, made herself comfortable upon the tailboard.
Mike tied his horse to the tailboard of a wagon and approached the woodcutters.
The coachman had discovered his unlawful presence on the tailboard and had reached him with just the tip end of his whip.
The horses which had brought it there were tied to a hitching post a little way off, and a man stood in the back by the tailboard.
One of his comrades, seated on the tailboard of the wagon, had discerned a significance in the abrupt silence.
Bruce sprang upon the tailboard to ride, the dogs chased the cow and calf to the crossing.
With a sudden spring from the tailboard of the wagon Bruce Gilhooley reached the yoke, fiercely goading the oxen onward.
Paul, some latent boyish instinct stirring within him, ran after the wagon and clung to the tailboard, an unheard of feat for him.