Origin of ballot box
Examples from the Web for ballot box
Perhaps in the privacy of the ballot-box, men are able to “woman up” a little and vote to protect freedom of choice.
Men of justice, bold and brave, To the ballot-box and save Freedom from her opening grave—Onward!The Liberty Minstrel|George W. Clark
But, I confess, I hardly expected so soon to see this fact proclaimed at the ballot-box.The Life and Letters of Walter H. Page, Volume II|Burton J. Hendrick
Real "agriculture" is not pleasant; much pleasanter to reap and winnow (with ballot-box or otherwise) than to plough!Latter-Day Pamphlets|Thomas Carlyle
The law contemplated only one, the straight drop into the ballot-box; but the "boys" had other views.The Imperialist|(a.k.a. Mrs. Everard Cotes) Sara Jeannette Duncan
She sent forth hordes to mob printing-presses, overawe the ballot-box, substitute the bowie-knife and revolver for the civil law.The Secret Service.|Albert D. Richardson