Origin of cowbell
Examples from the Web for cowbell
Not even the breachiest of breachy young heifers could be expected to tinkle a cowbell with such briskness.The Escape of Mr. Trimm|Irvin S. Cobb
There is the tinkling of a cowbell,—a noise how peevishly discordant were it close at hand, but even musical now.
Here his Honor took up the morning's Cowbell and ran his eye up and down a column I knew was mine.Moon-Face and Other Stories|Jack London
Some distance away, they could hear the dinging of a cowbell.Dan Carter and the Cub Honor|Mildred A. Wirt
Then a cowbell tinkled, causing Mrs. Weems to shake and tremble.Clue of the Silken Ladder|Mildred A. Wirt