- According to our usual plan, we built a shanty, lighted a fire, and one of us sat up to keep the latter blazing. - "With Axe and Rifle", W.H.G. Kingston.
- " They're at the shanty now," he says, in a whisper. - "The Lone Ranche", Captain Mayne Reid.
- During the warm weather a number of persons lived in a large board shanty. - "History of American Socialisms", John Humphrey Noyes.