Usage examples for beta

  1. The drugs mentioned in this drug act and which are often used in patent medicine nostrums are, chloral hydrate, cocaine, heroin, chloroform, alpha or beta eucaine, opium, morphin, alcohol, cannabis indica, or any derivative or preparation of any such substance contained therein. – The Mother and Her Child by William S. Sadler Lena K. Sadler
  2. The cannon- like device which had accompanied the seeming miracle was an adaptation of the cathode tube, whose rays are identical with the beta rays of the atom and consist of a stream of negatively charged particles moving at the velocity of light- 186, 000 miles a second. – Spawn of the Comet by Harold Thompson Rich
  3. But what has become of poor Alpha Beta? – Memoirs of Aaron Burr, Complete by Matthew L. Davis
  4. Why, the usual crowd, and a few others from Beta Phi House. – Molly Brown's Junior Days by Nell Speed
  5. For any proof ever presented to her, he might be the rightful owner, the real Phi Beta Ki. – The Blue Envelope by Roy J. Snell
  6. Of course, it's very luxurious at Beta Phi House, but her little room here isn't to be scorned. – Molly Brown's Sophomore Days by Nell Speed
  7. It describes in great detail the planetary system of the star Beta Hydri, and gives the names of those planets: Uller and Niflheim. – Uller Uprising by Henry Beam Piper, John D. Clark and John F. Carr
  8. All I did with this trip around the world was convince them that I was telling the truth when I told them there was no Dark Place under the World, where Alpha and Beta go at night. – Oomphel in the Sky by Henry Beam Piper
  9. " Well, you see," the young man flushed, " not- not any real name; just the Greek letters, Phi Beta Ki." – The Blue Envelope by Roy J. Snell
  10. He writes from Beta House, 8 Alpha Road, St. John's Wood, N. W.:- " April 15th, 1861. " On January 3d, 1856, my brother Joseph being in command of the steamer Alice, on the Mississippi, just above New Orleans, she came in collision with another steamer. – Telepathy and the Subliminal Self by R. Osgood Mason
  11. All the Queen's girls were there except Judy, who had been absent for a whole day, having cut two lectures and taken supper with Adele Windsor at Beta Phi House. – Molly Brown's Senior Days by Nell Speed
  12. Ah, there she is; she just obscured Beta Hydrae V; she's moving toward that big constellation to the east of it, the one they call Finnegan's Goat. – Uller Uprising by Henry Beam Piper, John D. Clark and John F. Carr