"Our fire is mowing them down by rows, but still they hold on," said the adjutant.
When Father and we went out mowing there were seven of us.
The writer does not approve of the common practice of cutting wheat high and then mowing the stubbles.
In 1875, at Taunton, special prizes were awarded for onehorse and two-horse mowing-machines, hay-making machines, horse-rakes (self-acting and not self-acting), guards to the drums of threshing-machines, and combined guards and feeders to the drums of threshing-machines.
Wood Mowing and Reaping Machine Co., which dates from 1866, the business having been started in 1852 by Walter Abbott Wood (1815-1892), who was a Republican representative in Congress in 1879-1883.