Origin of down-easter
Examples from the Web for down-easter
Historical Examples of down-easter
This person was a down-easter, and was well acquainted with the Johnstons and Wiscasset.Ned Myers
James Fenimore Cooper
"Guess you'll pay me two dollars," said the down-easter, quietly.
A down-easter strutted about the city one day, puffing at a cigar.
The third youth was long and lank and talked with a nasal drawl and a manner of speech that proclaimed him a down-easter.Frank Merriwell's Backers
Burt L. Standish
He was a specimen of the Southerner possessing salient points, and was a study for the Down-Easter.The Memories of Fifty Years
William H. Sparks