But Garth hadn't missed the man's instinctive gesture towards his watch pocket.
Most all of them threatened him with a rectangular head, a tin ear, or a watch pocket under the eye He didn't seem to care much.
This sally caused Claud to laugh so vigorously, that he held his hand over his watch pocket apprehensively.
Immediately behind him came Hogan, using his one good hand to fish matches from his watch pocket and light the fuses.
Mrs. Shelly, with a kindly good-night to Bruce, trotted after them, fumbling with her watch pocket.
He took the lens from his watch pocket and unfolded it from the protective metal case.
Whereupon the obliging young man referred to a watch pocket in his plaid vest, and nodded with a great deal of intelligence.
Then a sudden idea occurred to him, and he thrust his hand into the watch pocket of his uniform.
He pulled his forgotten repeater from his watch pocket and opened it with considerable apprehension.
But his watch pocket was empty, and then full recollection of what had occurred came back to him.