Origin of carrier pigeon
Examples from the Web for carrier pigeon
The sight kept the three men dumb and motionless, 356 for they instantly divined that the bird was a carrier-pigeon.The Shadow of the Czar|John R. Carling
Thus there was the less danger that the carrier-pigeon would be noticed.The Golden Silence|C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson
A breathless silence lasted while Augustus perused the message taken from the neck of the carrier-pigeon.
Carrier-Pigeon, a swindler, one who formerly used to cheat lottery-office keepers.The Slang Dictionary|John Camden Hotten
It is not by instinct, but by sight, that the carrier-pigeon guides its course.