Usage examples for cancellation

  1. The necessity for this suit was the fact that the forged paper had not been surrendered for cancellation, as ordered by the decree, and the plaintiff feared that the defendant would claim and seek to enforce property rights as wife of the plaintiff, by authority of the alleged written declaration of marriage, under the decree of another court, essentially founded thereupon, contrary to the perpetual injunction ordered by the Circuit Court. – Personal Reminiscences of Early Days in California with Other Sketches; To Which Is Added the Story of His Attempted Assassination by a Former Associate on the Supreme Bench of the State by Stephen Field; George C. Gorham
  2. It might even be earlier, if we get a cancellation. – 2 B R 0 2 B by Kurt Vonnegut
  3. I knew this was a cancellation letter. – Tales of the Road by Charles N. Crewdson
  4. Declarations of the testator to the effect that he intended to revoke the will, will not be sufficient to prove a cancellation. – Legal Status Of Women In Iowa by Jennie Lansley Wilson
  5. The credit man told me in the letter which he sent along with the cancellation notice that he had simply made a mistake in filing the December first order away with the February first shipment, and confessed that he had made a mistake and begged my pardon. – Tales of the Road by Charles N. Crewdson
  6. The war authorizations will also be reduced 3'7 billion dollars by carrying receipts of revolving accounts to surplus, by lapses, and by cancellation and repayment of commitments of the Government war corporations. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  7. I figured up how long it would take to get a letter to Chicago and back; and he couldn't have gone home and written the firm so that I could get the notification as soon as I did unless he wrote the cancellation the very night we took him to the theater. – Tales of the Road by Charles N. Crewdson
  8. A cancellation of the two factors of the equation rather than addition seems to have occurred. – The Glands Regulating Personality by Louis Berman, M.D.
  9. We desire the restoration of the earlier condition of things; the cancellation of all this incapable Government's pernicious trades with Hungary; and then- release from the sorry burden of the Badeni ministry! – The Man That Corrupted Hadleyburg and Other Stories by Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens) Last Updated: February 18, 2009
  10. The noise, though, told him that there'd been no cancellation of orders so far. – Space Tug by Murray Leinster
  11. Our money was dwindling, the newspaper would not become a paying proposition for some time, and the only revenue from the post office was the meager cancellation of stamps. – Land of the Burnt Thigh by Edith Eudora Kohl
  12. Of course every time there is a major event, such as an engagement, or the cancellation of one, the different girls all have different takes on the situation. – A Houseful of Girls by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
  13. How well I recollect the early walk on the following morning in Kensington Gardens, the feeling of my own utter worthlessness, and the longing for death as the cancellation of the blunder of my existence! – The Autobiography of Mark Rutherford by Mark Rutherford
  14. Let him condemn an intended shipment, and cancellation followed automatically, without the formality of confirmation by laboratory tests. – The Model of a Judge by William Morrison
  15. Various Announcement Cards In case of the postponement of a wedding or a dinner or reception because of some grave accident or illness, the cancellation of the invitations, or the announcement of the postponement, should be engraved and sent out at the earliest possible date. – The Etiquette of To-day by Edith B. Ordway
  16. Towards the end of 1587 his name, in conjunction with his father's, appears upon a legal form relating to the proposed cancellation of a mortgage upon some property in which he held a contingent interest. – Shakespeare's Lost Years in London, 1586-1592 by Arthur Acheson
  17. It often is reserved, and if exercised, this must be done before a loss occurs, and a cancellation made afterwards, though without knowledge of it, is void. – Putnam's Handy Law Book for the Layman by Albert Sidney Bolles
  18. As a result of his negotiations a " funding loan" was obtained, in return for which an equivalent amount in paper money was to be turned over for cancellation at a fixed rate of exchange. – The Hispanic Nations of the New World Volume 50 in The Chronicles Of America Series by William R. Shepherd
  19. A fuller explanation will appear in the Court Circular, and the Archduchess is particularly anxious to express her great regret to all those whom the cancellation of her engagements may inconvenience. – The Master Mummer by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  20. Nevertheless, the cancellation of the contract at the wish of one only of the contracting parties may give rise to damages. – Popular Law-making by Frederic Jesup Stimson