Usage examples for cape

  1. The whole coast from the San Francisco River north to Cape St. Roque was in the hands of the Dutch. – The South American Republics Part I of II by Thomas C. Dawson
  2. " Yes, me beauty, and she sent this to you wid her love," and Mrs. Watson took a small piece out of a newspaper from under her cape. – Sowing Seeds in Danny by Nellie L. McClung
  3. He looked first rate, he wore a sort of a helmet and had a cloak on, shaped some like my long circle cape, only it didn't set so good, and I wuz sorry they didn't have my pattern to cut it by. – Samantha at the St. Louis Exposition by Marietta Holley
  4. I found a place beside the gray cape I had seen for the first time the night of the cotillon. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  5. And no region was thought more important, either in a commercial or a military way, than the Cape Fear and Charles River valleys. – Beginnings of the American People by Carl Lotus Becker
  6. I'm going around Cape Horn with Captain Spark. – Bob the Castaway by Frank V. Webster
  7. It moved step by step; if one of Prince Henry's captains, creeping down the west coast of Africa, discovered a cape a hundred miles south of the known world, the most he could probably do was to imagine that there might lie, still another hundred miles farther south, another cape; to sail for it in faith and hope, to find it, and to imagine another possibility yet another hundred miles away. – Christopher Columbus, Complete by Filson Young
  8. East Cape is the only place. – The Blue Envelope by Roy J. Snell
  9. " He keeps some of the fellers out; they see him in there, with his grizzly old head and flapping cape- coat, and they stay out till he goes home. – Janice Day by Helen Beecher Long
  10. She removed the dark cape from Marie's shoulders, and took her bag, leading her into the small east bedroom which had been so charmingly dressed for her. – Eve to the Rescue by Ethel Hueston
  11. Philip, Krantz, and the seamen embarked, but Captain Barentz remained behind to settle at the Cape. – The Phantom Ship by Captain Frederick Marryat
  12. If you come down to Cape May, won't you please come to see us? – Madge Morton's Victory by Amy D.V. Chalmers
  13. I saw England's ships, but it was not for me to know whether they were to turn Cape Hope or the Horn. – 54-40 or Fight by Emerson Hough
  14. " Remember me to Arnaud," he said, holding her gloves and the short fur cape. – Linda Condon by Joseph Hergesheimer
  15. Later, we went to Cape Town. – The Dop Doctor by Clotilde Inez Mary Graves
  16. I have since heard from him, at sea and at Malta; and I have lately understood that he was off Cape Spartavento, where he may have heard of Gantheaume's squadron; but his ultimate orders are for Mahon, at which place he must now be with seven ships of the line. – Memoirs and Correspondence of Admiral Lord de Saumarez. Vol II by Sir John Ross
  17. The captain, accompanied by some of our gentlemen, landed, and they set themselves to search for our missing people, in the woods, and along the shore N. W. of the cape. – Narrative of a Voyage to the Northwest Coast of America in the years 1811, 1812, 1813, and 1814 or the First American Settlement on the Pacific by Gabriel Franchere
  18. It is now Cape Galeota. – The Life of Columbus by Arthur Helps
  19. Menton is situated round a large bay, bounded on the west by Cape St. Martin, and on the east by Mortola Point. – The South of France--East Half by Charles Bertram Black