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" As soon as he has reached the termination of the walk, a second spinner takes the yarn off the whirl, and gives it to another person to put upon a reel, while he himself attaches his own hemp to the whirl hook, and proceeds down the walk. When the person... "
Putnam's Home Cyclopedia ... - Page 539
by G.P. Putnam & Co - 1852
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The Popular Encyclopedia;: pt. 1: Wax-Z, Supplement A-Dul

Sir Daniel Keyte Sandford - Art - 1841
...holds it firmly at the end, and advances slowly np the walk, while the reel is turning, keeping Ħi equally tight all the way, till he reaches the reel, where he waits till the second spinner take lis yarn off the whirl book, and joins it to the end tf that of the first spinner, in order that...
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A Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures, and Mines: Containing a Clear ..., Volume 2

Andrew Ure - Industries - 1844
...by their ends, and never by their middle. As soon as he has reached the termination of the walk, a second spinner takes the yarn off the whirl, and gives...his yarn off the whirl hook, and joins it to the end tf that of the first spinner, in order that it may follow it on the reel. The next part of the process...
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Early days; or, The Wesleyan scholar's guide

1873
...reel, while he hinself attaches his own hemp to the whirl-hook, and proceeds like the first workman down the walk. When the person at the reel begins...equally tight all the way till he reaches the reel, he waits till the second spinner takes his yarn off the whirlhook, and joins it to the end of that...
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Hand-book of the Useful Arts: Including Agriculture, Architecture, Domestic ...

Thomas Antisell - Industrial arts - 1852 - 692 pages
...by their ends, and never by their middle. As soon as he has reached the termination of the walk, a second spinner takes the yarn off the whirl and gives...till the second spinner takes his yarn off the whirl hoot, and joins it to the end of that of the first spinner, in order that it may follow it on the reel....
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Merchants' Magazine and Commercial Review, Volume 44

Commerce - 1861
...and proceeds down the walk. When the person at the reel begins to turn, the first spinner, who Ьаз completed his yarn holds it firmly at the end, and...waits till the second spinner takes his yarn off the whirl-hook, and joins it to the end of that of the first spinner, in order that it may follow it on...
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The Merchants' Magazine and Commercial Review, Volume 44

William Buck Dana - Commerce - 1861
...round his waist. 257 son at the reel begins to turn, the first spinner, who has completed his yarnj holds it firmly at the end, and advances slowly up...waits till the second spinner takes his yarn off the whirl-hook, and joins it to the end of that of the first spinner, in order that it may follow it on...
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Ures̓ Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures and Mines: Containing a ..., Volume 3

Andrew Ure - Industrial arts - 1867
...person to put upon a reel, while he himself attaches his own hemp to the whirl hook, and pro' ceeds down the walk. When the person at the reel begins...it equally tight all the way, till he reaches the гис!, where he waits till the second spinner takes his yarn off the whirl hook, and joins it to...
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The popular encyclopedia; or, 'Conversations Lexicon': [ed. by A. Whitelaw ...

Popular encyclopedia - 1879
...way as his predecessor. AYhen the person at the reel begins to turn, the first spinner holds his yarn firmly at the end, and advances slowly up the walk...while the reel is turning, keeping it equally tight till he reaches the reel, where he waits till the second spinner takes his yarn off the whirl-hook,...
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A History of the Hemp Industry in Kentucky

James F. Hopkins - History - 1938
...and proceeds down the walk. When the person at the reel begins to turn, the first spinner, who had completed his yarn, holds it firmly at the end, and...first spinner, in order that it may follow it on the reel.128 The next step in ropemaking was to "warp" the yarns, or to stretch all of them to the same...
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