Origin of bedroll
Examples from the Web for bed-roll
While Meta checked a bed-roll out of stores, Jason painfully dragged a desk, table and chairs in from a nearby empty office.Deathworld|Harry Harrison
There were two bunks in the cabin, and into one of them, when he had cleared his lip, the stranger tossed his bed-roll.Love of Life|Jack London
A man don't pack his shootin'-iron in his bed-roll when he hits the trail.
Bartley wondered why he should take the trouble to move his bed-roll such a distance from the water-hole.
The cook's fire was dead, and that worthy was humped on his bed-roll smoking a pipe.Big Timber|Bertrand W. Sinclair