lead, hint, tip, wind, steer, confidential information.
It is made of rough tanned bullock
skins, and holds the heat like a shut- up furnace.
She was a little surprised that he did not appear in the evening, but finally wandered out by herself, and was fortunate enough to come across a fine bullock.
But that's the way with women- especially little women- some of 'em would try to pull a store bullock
if they got the end of the rope on the right side of the fence.