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" Every one present of the peasantry passed through it, and several children were thrown across the sparkling embers, while a wooden frame of some eight feet long, with a horse's head fixed to one end and a large white sheet thrown over it, concealing the... "
Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society Held at Philadelphia for ... - Page 403
1889
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Personal recollections. By Charlotte Elizabeth

Charlotte Elizabeth Tonna - History - 1841
...and several children were thrown across the sparkling embers; while a wooden frame of some eight feet long, with a horse's head fixed to one end, and a...its appearance. This was greeted with loud shouts as the " white horse;" and having been safely carried by the skill of its bearer several times through,...
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Personal recollections

Charlotte Elizabeth - Biography & Autobiography - 1842 - 303 pages
...several children were thrown across the sparkling embers ; while a 9 wooden frame of some eight feet long, with a horse's head fixed to one end, and a...its appearance. This was greeted with loud shouts as the " white horse;" and having been safely carried by the skill of its bearer several times through...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volumes 174-175

Early English newspapers - 1843
...and several children were thrown across the sparkling embers, while a wooden frame of some eight feet long, with a horse's head fixed to one end, and a...white horse '.' and, having been safely carried by the skill of its bearer several times through the fire with a bold leap, it pursued the people, who ran...
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The Works of Charlotte Elizabeth: Personal recollections. Osric, (a poem ...

Charlotte Elizabeth - 1847
...several children were thrown across the sparkling embers ; while a wooden frame of some eight feet long, with a horse's head fixed to one end, and a...its appearance. This was greeted with loud shouts as the " white horse ;" and having been safely carried by the skill of its bearer several times through...
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Notes and Queries

Electronic journals - 1891
...and several children were thrown acrosi the sparkling embers, while a wooden frame of some eight feet long, with a horse's head fixed to one end, and a...over it, concealing the wood and the man on whose bead it wag carried, made its appearance. This иая greeted with loud shouts at the ' white horse...
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The Two Babylons: Or, The Papal Worship Proved to be the Worship of Nimrod ...

rev. Alexander Hislop - Papacy - 1862 - 470 pages
...and several children were thrown across the sparkling embers; while a wooden frame of some eight feet long, with a horse's head fixed to one end, and a...its appearance. This was greeted with loud shouts as the ' white horse ;' and having been safely carried, by the skill of its bearer, several times through...
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Wellman's Miscellany, Volumes 5-7

1872
...several children were thrown across the sparkling embers ; while a wooden frame of some eight feet long, with a horse's head fixed to one end and a large...its appearance. This was greeted with loud shouts as the " white horse ;" and having been safely carried by the skill of its bearer several times through...
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The British Israelites; or, Evidences of our Hebrew origin

Henry William J. Senior - 1885
...several children were thrown across the sparkling embers ; while a wooden frame of some eight feet long with a horse's head fixed to one end, and a large...its appearance. This was greeted with loud shouts as the 'white horse,' and having been safely carried, by the skill of its bearer, several times through...
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Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society Held at ..., Volume 26

Electronic journals - 1889
...and several children were thrown across the sparkling embers, while a wooden frame of some eight feet long, with a horse's head fixed to one end and a large...white horse!' and having been safely carried by the skill of its bearer several times through the fire with a bold leap, it pursued the people, who ran...
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Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society Held at ..., Volume 26

Electronic journals - 1889 - 10 pages
...several children were thrown across the sparkling embers, •while a wooden frame of some eight feet long, with a horse's head fixed to one end and a large...concealing the wood and the man on whose head it was curried, made its appearance. This was greeted with loud shouts of 'The white horse 1' and having been...
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