Usage examples for banjo

  1. We were a fairly rowdy party, because Lambert had brought his banjo and as soon as he had finished tea he wanted to sing; in fact it may be said of him that he was always wanting to sing and could never find any one who wished to listen to him. – Godfrey Marten, Undergraduate by Charles Turley
  2. The banjo traveled in state in the mess- wagon of the " Custer Trail," and hour on hour, about the camp- fire on the round- up, Eaton would play to the dreamy delight of the weary men. – Roosevelt in the Bad Lands by Hermann Hagedorn
  3. Near one of the camp fires a private was singing to the accompaniment of a guitar and a banjo played by two other soldiers, with a fairly large crowd surrounding them. – The Red Cross Girls with Pershing to Victory by Margaret Vandercook