AMADOU, a soft tough substance used as tinder, derived from Polyporus fomentarius, a fungus belonging to the group Basidiomycetes and somewhat resembling a mushroom in manner of growth.
The total extent tinder this crop in 1905 was about 35,000 acres, of which 45% was in Baden, 12% in Bavaria, 30% in Prussia, and the rest in Alsace and Hesse-Darmstadt.
Accordingly recourse is had, tinder the direction of the Sibylline books, to new forms of appeal for the divine help, the general vowing of the ver sacrum and the elaborate Greek lectisternium after Trasimene in 217 B.C., and the human sacrifice in the forum after Cannae in the following year.
The attack was made in two columns: one, tinder Colonel Hunter, marching along the river-bank, approached Firket from the north; while the other, under Major Burn-Murdoch, making a detour through the desert, approached it from the south.
Crumple up some paper, which will act as your tinder, and place it in the center of the fire pit.
Place dry twigs and leaves (also known as tinder) in a crisscross pattern on top of the paper.
The first Yugoslav Cabinet was constituted ?tinder Protic as Premier and Father Korosec as vice-Premier: Trumbic became foreign minister, and the other portfolios were diyided more or less equally between Serbia and the new territories.
tinder Edward III.
When the tinder burns well, then add hardwood branches or kindling, logs or charcoal briquettes to the fire.
Each flock consists of about 10,000 sheep, under the command of a mayoral, and is divided into sections containing about 1000 each, each section tinder the charge of an overseer (capataz), who is assisted by a number of shepherds (pastores) attended by dogs.
tinder shavings is all you need to start a roaring fire.
While she was aware of Howie's gift, as she called it, she failed to comprehend the seriousness of the subject and we didn't want to add tinder to the fire.
For five miles I rode south, striking a tinder from time to time to look at my pocket compass.
After the tinder is burning well, add small kindling.
This will produce fine shavings at first that will collect at the end, this is your tinder.
tallow dips and tinder boxes.
Given enough direct sunlight it should produce enough heat to ignite the tinder.
While Wet Fire was developed for military personnel, anyone who needs to start a fire can benefit from this amazing fire starting tinder.
Be a bright spark The fluff from a tumbledryer makes good tinder.
It is useful to have some dry tinder in the form of a tinder ball to hand.
This will first produce tinder, and then will ignite the tinder.
When this metal is striked with a sharp metal object it produced extremely hot sparks, which are able to set tinder on fire.
Imperceptibly at first, like a tiny spark landing on dry, forest tinder, his desire had ignited.
good tinder will only need a spark to ignite it.
tinder box waiting to be ignited.
tinder lighters at 5½d each.
They must have had hearts like lions to tackle Fairy Holes with tallow dips and tinder boxes.
Good tinder will only need a spark to ignite it.
Europe was a tinder box waiting to be ignited.
Scraping the striker down the flint generates a spark three times as hot as a standard match to ignite easily any dry tinder material.
Asprey & Co Ltd were to supply half a million tinder lighters at 5½d each.
A small pile of tinder shavings is all you need to start a roaring fire.
The penis sheath and its wrappings can serve as a place to store dry tinder and tobacco.
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