Usage examples for corporation

  1. To this end, I offer these resolutions:- Be it resolved by the inhabitants of Cedarville, That from this day henceforth, no more intoxicating drink shall be sold within the limits of the corporation. – Ten Nights in a Bar Room by T. S. Arthur
  2. Several years are sometimes required to settle the affairs of a corporation. – Putnam's Handy Law Book for the Layman by Albert Sidney Bolles
  3. He had as well, what may have been a personal stake, 50 other acres in the Corporation of Charles City. – The First Seventeen Years: Virginia 1607-1624 by Charles E. Hatch
  4. Just the same it seems mighty strange that Karin can have the heart to sell the old place to a corporation that would cut down all the timber and let the fields go to waste. – Jerusalem by Selma Lagerlöf
  5. Goulding, Louth Old Corporation Records, 54. c. – A History of Witchcraft in England from 1558 to 1718 by Wallace Notestein
  6. It was built entirely by private enterprise, and it was not until 1904 that it was taken over by the Corporation. – Bournemouth, Poole & Christchurch by Sidney Heath
  7. How well he succeeded in inspiring others with his own feelings is sufficiently proved by the memorable Act to which the Lord High Commissioner gave the Royal sanction on the 26th of June 1695. By this Act some persons who were named, and such other persons as should join with them, were formed into a corporation, which was to be named the Company of Scotland trading to Africa and the Indies. – The History of England from the Accession of James II. Volume 5 (of 5) by Thomas Babington Macaulay
  8. This paper corporation is all that can be touched when the acquired company's poison bonds flip over. – The Samurai Strategy by Thomas Hoover
  9. I want you to accept the position of assistant advertising manager of the Daintybits Corporation. – The Haunted Bookshop by Christopher Morley
  10. The whole was meaningless to James Holden; it looked like the organization chart of a large corporation but it contained no names or titles. – The Fourth R by George Oliver Smith
  11. " A corporation may be guilty as well as an individual," the Baron had said. – Ralph the Heir by Anthony Trollope
  12. Yes, sir, said Mr. Davis; it is a close white corporation. – History of the Thirty-Ninth Congress of the United States by Wiliam H. Barnes
  13. In our corporation there are twenty- six towns and twenty- one churches. – The Development of Religious Liberty in Connecticut by M. Louise Greene, Ph. D.
  14. I make no question but a bank thus settled would have as firm a foundation as any bank need to have, and every way answer the ends of a corporation. – An Essay Upon Projects by Daniel Defoe
  15. It was in the territory of Tappahanna in the western extremity of the Corporation of James City. – The First Seventeen Years: Virginia 1607-1624 by Charles E. Hatch
  16. Hunting was good just over the corporation line and there was no closed season on anything. – Watch Yourself Go By by Al. G. Field