Origin of night stick
Examples from the Web for nightstick
No one in his entourage was allowed to carry a gun or a nightstick or any other weapon.
Oliver noticed with an inane distinctness that he had started to swirl his nightstick as a large blue cat might switch its tail.Young People's Pride|Stephen Vincent Benet
A big smile on his face and the splintered remains of his nightstick still stuck in his fist.
He'd done nearly five blocks before a flatfoot steps out of a doorway and waves a nightstick at him.Torchy and Vee|Sewell Ford
He clutched his nightstick and scowled out from under the brim of his uniform cap.
His next aim was better; but this time the nightstick didn't connect.Shorty McCabe on the Job|Sewell Ford