Origin of bowie knife
Examples from the Web for bowie knife
Within was found another case, which was pried open with the point of the general's bowie-knife.The Golden Fleece|Julian Hawthorne
There are a couple of guns there, but of course they would not be any good, although the bowie-knife hanging by them would.A Visit to Java|W. Basil Worsfold
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
I mean that before you could draw that bowie-knife, you wear down your back, I'd cut you into shingles.The Octoroon|Dion Boucicault
To the left of his belt hangs a bowie-knife, to the right a revolver.