Word usage examples
As the alarm was repeated when a few Fenian horsemen were observed advancing from around the corner of a piece of bush, Lieut.
McCallum and his detachment had fought themselves clear of the range of the Fenian rifles and retired down the River Road about three miles, where they were discovered by Lieut.
As soon as the news of the incursion of the Mohmands was received in Peshawar, a flying column was mobilised and proceeded under the command of Lieut.
They saw Mortlake clamber heavily into the machine, followed by Lieut.
On the drive back to Sandy Beach, the old banker and Mortlake occupied the front seat, while Roy and Lieut.
On our arrival in Scarborough we had a talk from our Flight Commander, Flt. Lieut.
I felt my rigid lips creak apart, and my head tilt back to aim at what I took to be Flt. Lieut.
But on the way one Indian had fired at the darkey and wounded the Aleut in the leg.
Gaff or paddle in hand, the Aleut leaps from rock to rock, or dashes among the tumbling beds of tossed kelp.
If it is warm weather, the Aleut will turn his skin skiff upside down, crawl into the hole head first and sleep there.