Usage examples for 21st

  1. The North Carolina convention met on the 21st of July, and adjourned on the 1st of August without coming to any decision. – The Critical Period of American History by John Fiske
  2. The 21st we breakfasted out, dined out, and supped out. – Bohemians of the Latin Quarter by Henry Murger
  3. As a rule, they have been exceedingly slight, but that of the 21st October, 1868, was a serious affair. – The Sea: Its Stirring Story of Adventure, Peril, & Heroism. Volume 1 by Frederick Whymper
  4. On 21st the dingy returned with a letter from Lieutenant Baker, who had, with only ten men of " The Forty," driven out the enemy, and occupied an island, rich in corn, further south. – Ismailia by Samuel W. Baker
  5. " The English letters are not yet come, but from Holland they write that two expresses were come on the 21st instant, with letters assuring that the peace was concluded and mutually signed, and that, as soon as the ratification could arrive in England from the States General, hostility should cease. – A Journal of the Swedish Embassy in the Years 1653 and 1654, Vol II. by Bulstrode Whitelocke
  6. He arrived on the 21st, and on the 28th of the same month returned to the tropics on board the Barracouta, on which he had returned. – Lafcadio Hearn by Nina H. Kennard
  7. An English lady in South Africa writing to the British Weekly of December 21st, in reply to the statement of the Rev. – A Century of Wrong by F. W. Reitz
  8. He was well aware, however, that such movement was within the bounds of possibility, yet he found himself compelled to postpone attack until the 21st. – Stonewall Jackson And The American Civil War by G. F. R. Henderson
  9. On the 21st, the canoe on which I was a passenger, was sent to the mouth of French river, to observe the motions of the enemy. – Narrative of a Voyage to the Northwest Coast of America in the years 1811, 1812, 1813, and 1814 or the First American Settlement on the Pacific by Gabriel Franchere
  10. It was on the 21st of October, 1783, at one o'clock p. – Wonderful Balloon Ascents or, the Conquest of the Skies by Fulgence Marion
  11. On the 21st of March, exactly seventy- three days after my arrival at Zanzibar, the fifth caravan, led by myself, left the town of Bagamoyo for our first journey westward, with " Forward!" – How I Found Livingstone by Sir Henry M. Stanley
  12. He reached the St. Gothard on the 21st and crossed it under unheard- of difficulties. – The Story of Russia by R. Van Bergen
  13. Mission Music Hall, 21st and Howard streets. – Sixty Years of California Song by Margaret Blake-Alverson
  14. On the 21st the leading division arrived at Frederickshall, fifty miles from Richmond, and there halted for the Sunday. – Stonewall Jackson And The American Civil War by G. F. R. Henderson
  15. We continued our march in the direction of Douai, reaching Planque on the 21st and stopping there for three days. – The Fifth Battalion Highland Light Infantry in the War 1914-1918 by F.L. Morrison
  16. I was over the boat longer ago than the night of the 21st, but you did not know it, I guess. – Boy Scouts in an Airship by G. Harvey Ralphson
  17. And so, on the afternoon of the 21st, we gained a small local success. – No Man's Land by H. C. McNeile
  18. On the 21st of May, 1856, she once more took up her pilgrim's staff. – Celebrated Women Travellers of the Nineteenth Century by W. H. Davenport Adams
  19. Several meetings took place from the 21st of July, 1823, to early in August, at which the ordinance was prepared and passed, but up to the 18th of the latter month it had not been published. – The West Indies and the Spanish Main [1899] by James Rodway
  20. General Pope, with the Army of the Mississippi, summoned from the operations just begun before Fort Pillow, arrived on the 21st, and went into camp at Hamburg. – From Fort Henry to Corinth by Manning Ferguson Force