"and blew up the fire with the bellows till it was red and glowing"
Bellows
Creative Commons Attribution Share AlikeBellows - Credit: Audriusa
Bellows
Public DomainBellows - Credit: Jongleur 100

Bellows are used to pump air into a fire so that it burns more brightly.

Bellows
Creative Commons Attribution Share AlikeBellows - Credit: Wolfgang Sauber