Almost before I knew it, the train stopped at the Tuscumbia station, and there on the platform stood the whole family.
The door cracked open, revealing a similar platform to the one that had been on the other side of the river.
The size of cylinder which can be produced in this way depends chiefly upon the dimensions of the working platform and the weight which a man is able to handle freely.
In either case the platform is fitted with a crane or cranes for lifting merchandise into and out of the wagons, and doors enable the shed to be used as a lock-up warehouse.
At its north-western extremity is a platform of levelled rock which may have supported the altar of Zeus Hypsistus.
In the Trimerellidae, for example, some of the muscles are attached to a massive or vaulted platform situated in the medio-longitudinal region of the posterior half or umbonal portion of both valves.
It consists of a series of plateaus formed of sedimentary rocks which mainly belong to three formations of widely separated ages, and which rest on a platform of granitic and metamorphic rocks.
As editor of the Omaha World-Herald he then championed the cause of bimetallism in the press as vigorously as he had in Congress and on the platform, his articles being widely quoted and discussed.
From their platform a stair descended into the house, and the children and the Wizard explored it after lighting a lantern to show them the way.
"No they won't," said the voice of the kitten, and Eureka herself crawled over the edge of the platform and sat down quietly upon the floor.
Eureka quickly followed him, and soon they were all standing together upon the platform, with eight of the much prized wooden wings beside them.
Just above them, and almost on a level with their platform, were banks of rolling clouds which constantly shifted position and changed color.
Meantime, the men quitting work are ascending in a similar way, as there is room on each platform for two men at a time when passing each other.
No platform was adopted, the widespread popularity of Jackson being relied upon to win success at the polls.
Several stories of empty rooms rewarded their search, but nothing more; so after a time they came back to the platform again.
The Gargoyles roughly pushed them into the opening, where there was a platform, and then flew away and left them.
This to a certain extent is doubtless true, as in the case of the chapel of Santa Priscilla, where the altar or stone coffin of a martyr remains, with a small platform behind it for the priest or bishop to stand upon.
A mound of earth was raised which would serve as a platform on which the victim would be slaughtered in the presence of the concourse of spectators.