Usage examples for beta

  1. Ambassador Bryce was asked, two years ago, to deliver an address before Phi Beta Kappa at Harvard, and took for his subject " What is Progress?" – Education: How Old The New by James J. Walsh
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. But his battle with those forces had begun thirteen years earlier, when he threw down the gauntlet to them in his Phi Beta Kappa oration. – Emerson and Other Essays by John Jay Chapman
  5. Why, the usual crowd, and a few others from Beta Phi House. – Molly Brown's Junior Days by Nell Speed
  6. 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
  7. Okay, she wanted to try the Beta but still . – Syndrome by Thomas Hoover
  8. 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
  9. The change in the system and the introduction of the Phi Beta Kappa Society and similar organizations after 1907 resulted in a marked alteration in the attitude toward study and has undoubtedly raised appreciably the general level of scholarship. – The University of Michigan by Wilfred Shaw
  10. 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
  11. Have the Beta procedure. – Syndrome by Thomas Hoover
  12. 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
  13. But what has become of poor Alpha Beta – Memoirs of Aaron Burr, Complete by Matthew L. Davis
  14. Rodebush and Cleveland reporting from the 'Space- Eating Wampus', now directly in line with Beta Ursae Minoris from the sun, distance about two point two light years. – Triplanetary by Edward Elmer Smith
  15. 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
  16. 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
  17. " 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
  18. Examples, beta Lyrae and delta Cephei. – A Plan for Securing Observations of the Variable Stars by E. C. Pickering
  19. 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