Usage examples for A1

  1. We've got a corporal here who's A1 at instruction. – Leaves from a Field Note-Book by J. H. Morgan
  2. " He's done it A1 Michael said, more coldly. – There was a King in Egypt by Norma Lorimer
  3. And though D. has no beginning, yet his finish is A1 How can that possess a finish which has never been begun? – Rowing by Rudolf Chambers Lehmann
  4. He hed put onto that prodigal's face the A1 touch,- hed him fixed up with a 'Christian's hope. – Drift from Two Shores by Bret Harte
  5. Heat a zone on the other tube at the point where the drawn- out portion commences and expand as shown by a1 The next stage is to join the tubes. – A Handbook of Laboratory Glass-Blowing by Bernard D. Bolas
  6. They're A1 and you're very lucky to get one of my girls. – Delia Blanchflower by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  7. I believe he was one of the easiest men I ever did business with; and his credit was A1 He had no objections whatever to my doing business with others in the same town, because he wished his goods put up under his own name rather than with our brands on them, so this really made no interference. – Tales of the Road by Charles N. Crewdson
  8. The dance was followed by the feast, and the feast was A1 When it was over there was a moment of silence. – Girls of the Forest by L. T. Meade
  9. You're A1 at it! – The Flamp, The Ameliorator, and The Schoolboy's Apprentice by E. V. Lucas
  10. Of course I'm not afraid of his losing in the long run, but it isn't exactly a dignified thing to be associated with these concerns that aren't exactly A1 His name might lead people into speculations who couldn't altogether afford it. – The Betrayal by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  11. The price of tungsten leapt from forty dollars a unit to sixty and sixty- five, and rival buyers clamored for his ore; the mills treated it for almost nothing in order to get control of it and his credit was A1 at the bank- but when he passed Virginia she turned her face away and his heart turned heavy as lead. – Shadow Mountain by Dane Coolidge
  12. " Well, sir," continued Robert, triumphantly, " I wager my reputation as a A1 steward, that in 'arf an hour it will be open again; fastened back, too, sir, that's the horful thing- fastened back!" – The Upper Berth by Francis Marion Crawford
  13. " Miss Alice is A1 isn't she? – Chicken Little Jane by Lily Munsell Ritchie
  14. " It was an A1 row," continued the former. – The Luck of Gerard Ridgeley by Bertram Mitford
  15. " Winona is just A1 she murmured. – The Luckiest Girl in the School by Angela Brazil
  16. She's A1 at all the guilds, though I don't think she's much chance of being elected Games Captain. – The Luckiest Girl in the School by Angela Brazil
  17. She's a splendid leader, and A1 at games. – Monitress Merle by Angela Brazil
  18. " I believe you'd make an A1 mayoress," said Denry. – The Card, A Story Of Adventure In The Five Towns by Arnold Bennett
  19. The main thing was Bela was known to be an A1 cook, and the grub at the French outfit was rotten. – The Huntress by Hulbert Footner
  20. The nurses are A1 I say- has some one written to my uncle? – The Mating of Lydia by Mrs. Humphry Ward