An assignment one is sent to carry out
"Besides," Dean added, "I have a little errand to run."
They told him about their errand and showed him the beautiful prize.
My errand boy is sick to- day, and there is no one else to send.
With the zeal of new converts they set forth on their new errand very much in the spirit of their heathen forefathers.
He worked as a farm-hand until he was 15, when he became an errand boy in a grocery conducted by his brother, Henry R.