Usage examples for clerk

  1. I'd sooner have to dance with a bank clerk in New York, than with a bank clerk here." – The Duke's Children by Anthony Trollope
  2. The post- office clerk laughed and said that wasn't a lost car. – Four Little Blossoms and Their Winter Fun by Mabel C. Hawley
  3. My father was a clerk in Mr. Carlyle's office- of course I mean the late Mr. Carlyle. – East Lynne by Mrs. Henry Wood
  4. " It was the first time I had ever seen him, sir," said the clerk – Swirling Waters by Max Rittenberg
  5. And then had told the clerk that I would pay. – Kent Knowles: Quahaug by Joseph C. Lincoln
  6. " You bet there is," the clerk agreed. – New Faces by Myra Kelly
  7. " Why, you- you are going back to the bank again as clerk – Mattie:--A Stray (Vol 3 of 3) by Frederick William Robinson
  8. Daubrecq rose hurriedly from his seat and followed the clerk to the box- office. – The Crystal Stopper by Maurice LeBlanc
  9. The clerk made it out and handed it over in silence. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  10. What luck that clerk has! – Honor: A Play in Four Acts by Hermann Sudermann
  11. She then knew nothing of my being but a clerk in her uncle's office, and I was resolved that she never should know. – Wilson's Tales of the Borders and of Scotland, Vol. XX by Alexander Leighton
  12. As he turned away the clerk permitted himself that faint trace of a smile once more. – Get-Rich-Quick Wallingford by George Randolph Chester
  13. The clerk from Messrs. – When Love Calls by Stanley J. Weyman
  14. The clerk went out, knowing why he had been sent. – The Lure of the North by Harold Bindloss
  15. He had stopped at a well- known hotel where he knew the night clerk – Guy Garrick by Arthur B. Reeve
  16. Eustace had nothing of the solicitor's clerk about him. – Mr. Meeson's Will by H. Rider Haggard
  17. Ask the clerk about it. – Gold Seekers of '49 by Edwin L. Sabin
  18. The clerk called to him. – The Sport of the Gods by Paul Laurence Dunbar
  19. Where do you suppose the clerk can be? – The Dorrance Domain by Carolyn Wells