The band manages one encore, “whipping post,” but halfway through the number the audience is busily streaming toward the exits.
South of the Town House on Fairfax stood the jail, stocks, and whipping post for the use of those who failed to keep the law.
As for that fellow, Mullholland, I intend getting him the whipping post.
But suppose that you should be informed against, and punished at the whipping post?
When we done wrong we was tied to that whipping post and our hide busted open with that cow hide.
The pillory or stocks, whipping post, and ducking-stool were maintained at every county seat, and were familiar objects to all.
You must have some whipping post, and he's as good as another.
A large barrel stood near the slave quarters and the little boy discovered that the barrel was a whipping post.
In the center of this plot was a willow tree which was sometimes used as a whipping post.
The prisons found little occupation as compared with the pillory and the whipping post.