Usage examples for Daly

  1. Mr. Daly had no special party proclivities, and found it to his personal interests to remain his Excellency's sole adviser. – Lord Elgin by John George Bourinot
  2. " Upon my conscience," said Mr. Daly who had for some time past been in silent admiration of my stage- struck appearance-" upon my conscience, Mr. Lorrequer, I had no conception you knew Irish." – The Confessions of Harry Lorrequer, Complete by Charles James Lever (1806-1872)
  3. Mick Daly when he had the orchard, used to sleep in the loft over the kitchen; and he swore that within five or six weeks, while he lodged there, he twice saw the same thing, and that was a lady in a hood and a loose dress, her head drooping, and her finger on her lip, walking in silence among the crooked stems, with a little child by the hand, who ran smiling and skipping beside her. – The House by the Church-Yard by J. Sheridan Le Fanu
  4. Call Gavan Daly will ye, out there?" – St. Patrick's Eve by Charles James Lever
  5. Looking round, he thought he saw Daly following them, but a man ran to the horse's head and Foster seized the opportunity of getting past. – Carmen's Messenger by Harold Bindloss
  6. Con Daly had never act nor part in her. – An Isle in the Water by Katharine Tynan
  7. About this time a convict, of the name of Daly was hanged, for a burglary: this culprit, who was a notorious thief and impostor, was the author of a discovery of a gold mine, a few months before: a composition resembling ore mingled with earth, which he pretended to have brought from it, he produced. – A Complete Account of the Settlement at Port Jackson by Watkin Tench
  8. And what Augustin Daly had been to Sid Hahn's imagination and ambition, Sid Hahn was to Wallie's. – Half Portions by Edna Ferber
  9. Among the prominent Nevada citizens of the early mining days, are " Lucky Baldwin," C. C. Goodwin, James G. Fair, John W. Mackay, Marcus Daly and Mark Twain. – Reno A Book of Short Stories and Information by Lilyan Stratton
  10. If it will not be making yourself as troublesome to others as I am to you, I shall be obliged to you, if you will show this, at their greatest leisure, to the Speaker, to your excellent kinsman, to Mr. Grattan, Mr. Yelverton, and Mr. Daly all these I have the honor of being personally known to, except Mr. Yelverton, to whom I am only known by my obligations to him. – The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. VI. (of 12) by Edmund Burke
  11. Then he wondered whether Daly was now in Annandale. – Carmen's Messenger by Harold Bindloss
  12. Oh, I often go to see Daly – Rossmoyne by Unknown
  13. Then I cheerfully remarked: " I'm looking for Mr. Daly can you tell me where I am likely to find him?" – Life on the Stage by Clara Morris
  14. Not yet, I hope, Mr. Daly – The Landleaguers by Anthony Trollope
  15. Seeing the train, they hastily broke and ran for the timber along the edge of the right- of- way, but not before one of them hurriedly stooped and placed something on the track, A hundred eyes were on him, and as many rifles were instantly raised to fire, but Daly was the first to pull the trigger, and the man fell backward down the enbankment, bearing with him that which he had endeavored to place on the rail. – Bamboo Tales by Ira L. Reeves
  16. But the Bodkins, and the Blakes, and the Persses were quite alive to this, and so also was Tom Daly – The Landleaguers by Anthony Trollope
  17. 455, " certain families, named Tracey, Doyle, and Daly of the townland of Craan, near Enniscorthy, in the barony of Scarawalsh, in the county of Wexford, were in the habit of burying their dead uncoffined, in the graveyard attached to the Augustinian Abbey of Saint John. – Old Church Lore by William Andrews
  18. I thought if Daly found it was there, it would give him a place to watch. – Carmen's Messenger by Harold Bindloss