Usage examples for 4th

  1. 4th wrought iron upon hard composition or brass. – Modern Machine-Shop Practice, Volumes I and II by Joshua Rose
  2. The country was astonished on June 4th three days before the Convention, to learn that Mr. Blaine had resigned from the Cabinet. – A History of the Republican Party by George Washington Platt
  3. On the 4th of July a mob assembled, who forced all that went by to put a handful of straw in their hats, upon which the Duc d'Orleans and the Prince de Conde went to the Hotel de Ville and convinced the assembly of the necessity they were under of defending themselves against Mazarin. – The Memoirs of Cardinal de Retz, Complete by Jean Francois Paul de Gondi, Cardinal de Retz
  4. The weather continued perfectly calm till the evening of the 4th of November, when some ominous looking clouds indicated an approaching storm. – Narratives of Shipwrecks of the Royal Navy; between 1793 and 1849 by William O. S. Gilly
  5. On the 4th he received a deputation from the department of l'Aisne, who came to complain to him of the operations of the government, to which, for a month past, he had been a stranger. – History of the French Revolution from 1789 to 1814 by F. A. M. Miguet
  6. My passage for California is taken for the 4th of December; Elly and Temple have written to me to come at once- they are settled in San Francisco for the winter. – Notes of a Son and Brother by Henry James
  7. At Lafayette's suggestion, the assembly had before commenced this discussion; but the events at Paris, and the decrees of the 4th of August, had interrupted its labours; they were now resumed, and concluded, by determining the principles which were to form the table of the new law, and which were the assumption of right in the name of humanity. – History of the French Revolution from 1789 to 1814 by F. A. M. Miguet
  8. They arrived at Marseilles on the 4th of the Eighth Month, and passed through France as rapidly as his state would allow. – Memoir and Diary of John Yeardley, Minister of the Gospel by John Yeardley
  9. Gentleman preached a most impressive sermon from the 4th chapter of Zech. – The Anti-Slavery Examiner, Omnibus by American Anti-Slavery Society
  10. On the 4th August 1617, he proposed to that assembly a resolution which was destined to become famous. – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley
  11. Sunday, December 4th 1791. Divine service is now performed here every Sunday, either by the chaplain of the settlement or the chaplain of the regiment. – A Complete Account of the Settlement at Port Jackson by Watkin Tench
  12. Decrease 4 times in every 4th row. – The Ladies' Knitting and Netting Book by Miss Watts
  13. On the 4th of April Princess Alice's first child, a daughter, was born at Windsor. – Life of Her Most Gracious Majesty the Queen, (Victoria) Vol II by Sarah Tytler
  14. It was rumoured that Theodore intended to spend the rainy season in the neighbourhood, and on the 4th he made a sudden visit; he was only accompanied by a few of his chiefs. – A Narrative of Captivity in Abyssinia With Some Account of the Late Emperor Theodore, His Country and People by Henry Blanc
  15. It was half- past nine o'clock, on the evening of the 4th of October, 1839, that we arrived at the port of Boulak. – Notes of an Overland Journey Through France and Egypt to Bombay by Miss Emma Roberts
  16. 4th day of Hathor. – The Literature of the Ancient Egyptians by E. A. Wallis Budge
  17. The London Rifle Brigade thus left the 4th Division after six months. – Short History of the London Rifle Brigade by Unknown
  18. On Thursday, August 4th Fletcher was busy amongst his flock from three in the afternoon till nine at night. – Fletcher of Madeley by Frederic W. Macdonald
  19. I refer to Hefter on Modern International Law, 4th ed. – Trial of the Officers and Crew of the Privateer Savannah, on the Charge of Piracy, in the United States Circuit Court for the Southern District of New York by A. F. Warburton
  20. He accordingly placed a strong garrison under a faithful officer in Lima, and, after sending forward a force of some six hundred men by land to Truxillo, he embarked for the same port himself, on the 4th of March, 1545, the very day on which the viceroy had marched from Quito. – History-of-the-Conquest-of-Peru-with-a-preliminary-view-of-the-civilization-of-the-Incas by Prescott, William Hickling