Origin of fire drill
Examples from the Web for fire drill
The tapop was starting the council-fire, and he used for the purpose that venerable implement of primitive times, the fire-drill.The Delight Makers|Adolf Bandelier
An exercise to which the greatest attention was given was the "fire-drill."The Naval History of the United States|Willis J. Abbot.
I must not be understood as saying that the fire-drill has played no part in the worship of fire or of the sun.Popular scientific lectures|Ernst Mach
After that, Fire-drill gave his son a fresh bow and arrows and a great club.The Strange Story Book|Mrs. Andrew Lang
Dear Professor Chamberlain,—I am delighted to hear the fire-drill is at last in your hands.The Life and Letters of Lafcadio Hearn, Volume 2|Elizabeth Bisland