The camp cook was the most important part of a trail herd and was usually paid "double the dollar a day," to the cowhands
Given a few days of freedom, it was not long before one cowhand
challenged another to a calf-roping contest or dared him to ride "the meanest horse between here and the Rio Grande.
After riding over back roads lined by fields empty except for an occasional cowhand
or cattle, they arrive at her house; the camera pulls back from the approaching travelers for a panoramic shot of a massive, Tudor-style mansion, replete with turret, stretched out on a manicured, golf course-size lawn.
WHAT began 56 years ago as a drama to educate the agricultural community, this week celebrated its 15,000th edition with the story of a farmer's wife on the verge of running off with the cowhand
Ibanez painted a slightly more casual relationship between another of his young converso friends, Samuel de Vergara, and Vergara's own compere, a local cowhand
Also, that nameless cowhand
contracted some fast-acting venereal disease, wouldn't you say?
You feel like a real cowhand
as you pick the broken twigs out of your clothes at the end of the day.
Before becoming a successful poet, he had numerous odd jobs, including cowhand
, railroad worker, and ditch digger.
I had ridden horses in my youth, and I felt like a cowhand
encountering his first Arabian after decades of riding crowbait from Kansas.
Coors Beer recently released an ad that showed a collage of real "empowered" women, including a firefighter, a professional dirt biker, surfer, cowhand
and black belt karate instructor.
Proulx's panhandle, including the town of Woolybucket, where Bob settles, is filled with eccentric characters: Sheriff Hugh Dough and his aunts Ponola Dough and Dolly Cleat; blustering rival landowners Advance Slauter and Francis Scott Keister; ninety-year-old former cowhand
Rope Butt; the mail carrier Doll McJunkin; Dutch immigrant Habakuk van Melkebeerk; itinerant windmiller Daisy Boy Pocock; LaVon's son Coolbrooth Fronk; Freda Beautyrooms, Ace Crouch, Vera Twombley .
In the movie City Slickers, Jack Palance's character, Curly, the wiry, old cowhand
, explains the secret to life to a citified Billy Crystal.
The actual cowhand
of the 1860s to 1880s was most commonly a low-paid hired hand who withstood unending hard work and frequently had a short life expectancy, said art historian J.
Tenor Matthew Chellis (Ernesto) has a somewhat unusual vocal timbre, but he employed his clear, if somewhat unsubtle, sound to good comic effect as the cowhand
Joe related his many years of hard work, including his job as a cowhand