He whipped out the vamp-killing hand cannons and shot the first two of Jilian's men.
Cannons were fired at the two stations at intervals of five minutes.
"Got it," Dusty said, reloading before his hand cannons began roaring again.
His grandfather had obtained from Venice an " artist " who undertook " to build churches and palaces, to cast big bells and cannons, to fire off the said cannons and to make every sort of castings very cunningly "; and with the aid of that clever Venetian he had become the proud possessor of a " cannon-house," subsequently dignified with the name of " arsenal."
Cannons were fired at half-hour intervals, alternately at Montmartre and Montlhery, 17 or 18 m.