Usage examples for 500

  1. 500 each, and cash Rs. – Tales of Bengal by S. B. Banerjea
  2. 500 Home for Colored and Aged Persons . – The-Life-of-Phineas-T-Barnum by Benton, Joel
  3. We covered Tonto Trail in good time, but below the 1, 500- foot level on down was very dangerous. – I Married a Ranger by Dama Margaret Smith
  4. Young's Demonstrative Translation of Scientific Secrets; or A Collection of Above 500 Useful Receipts on a Variety of Subjects. – Young's Demonstrative Translation of Scientific Secrets by Daniel Young
  5. More than 30, 000 Romans perished, if the accounts handed down to us are to be believed, and 500 were taken prisoners, though, if the same accounts are to be believed, the Roman army was only 30, 000 strong; so that the 500 captives must have been supplied from some of those exclusive sources which are open to none but the historian. – The Comic History of Rome by Gilbert Abbott Becket
  6. If you feel that way about it, I advise you to take out a $ 500 policy. – Brewster's Millions by George Barr McCutcheon
  7. They saw her conning- tower slipping through the water at about 1, 500 yards. – The U-boat hunters by James B. Connolly
  8. I know that 500 guineas were once offered for this most extraordinary copy, bound in 3 volumes in foreign coarse vellum. – A Bibliographical, Antiquarian and Picturesque Tour in France and Germany, Volume Two by Thomas Frognall Dibdin
  9. Its amount was, on an average for the year round, 12, 500 pounds. – The Peasant and the Prince by Harriet Martineau
  10. All the valleys to the west of Mount Erba seem to be arid except Gumateo or Gumatyewa, a big valley which must have water near the surface, which runs all along at the back of the range, with arid hills from 500 to 1, 000 feet on either side of it. – Southern Arabia by Theodore Bent Mabel Bent
  11. If we assume that in the statement of the length and breadth, feet ought to stand in place of fathoms, we get the still excessive number of 1, 500 to 3, 000 killed animals. – The Voyage of the Vega round Asia and Europe, Volume I and Volume II by A.E. Nordenskieold
  12. We weare in number about 500, all stout men. – Voyages of Peter Esprit Radisson by Peter Esprit Radisson
  13. Mr. Murray's salary sounded a good one, 500 pounds a year, but it did not get much comfort. – An Autobiography by Catherine Helen Spence
  14. As for the 1, 500 cannon, they have not yet been made; but many of them have already been named. – Diary of the Besieged Resident in Paris by Henry Labouchère
  15. V. They select 500 for that purpose. – Anglo-Saxon Literature by John Earle
  16. I'll pay $ 2, 500. It's only a fair price, and I can't afford anything cheap in this place. – Brewster's Millions by George Barr McCutcheon
  17. We are 7, 500 feet up. – Epistles-from-Pap-Letters-from-the-man-known-as-The-Will-Rogers-of-Indiana by Durham, Andrew Everett
  18. We were now at an elevation of 16, 500 feet, which seemed quite low after our colder and loftier camping- grounds. – An Explorer's Adventures in Tibet by A. Henry Savage Landor
  19. Well, then, my worthy companion, my answer will be that we have seen the lunar continent at a distance of 500 yards, and that nothing appeared to be moving on the surface of the moon. – The Moon-Voyage by Jules Verne