Quotes of december

  1. The reason it takes us from November the second to December the sixth to certify is because we have a very tedious, very comprehensive process where we audit by precinct, across the state, every vote that was cast to make sure that every vote that was legally cast is counted. – Kenneth Blackwell
  2. Each state in the Union is honored in the order of when it ratified the Constitution and became a part of the United States. This September it is Iowa's turn. Iowa became the 29th state to be admitted to the union on December 28, 1846. – Leonard Boswell
  3. In less than eighteen months, it prepared a first draft which it submitted to the General Assembly and which, at the end of one hundred sessions of elevated, often impassioned discussion, was adopted in the form of thirty articles on December 10, 1948. – Rene Cassin
  4. The agreement to place the binational planning group at our new Northern Command was also signed in December – Paul Cellucci
  5. It's been said that Bill Gates has come up with something that'll be released in December that's gonna put a lid on counterfeiting. If that's a fact then it's really interesting to own your own product- with all the potential methods of downloading. – Merle Haggard
  6. You sweat out the free agent thing in November then you make the trades in December Then you struggle to sign the guys left in January and in February I get down to sewing all the new numbers on the uniforms. – Whitey Herzog
  7. To be sure, debates will linger about whether Medicare is too large or too small. Debates remain about the allocation of Medicare dollars. But December 8, 2003, demonstrated that there is no debate about this most fundamental fact: Medicare must survive. – Michael Johns
  8. I know. I'm lazy. But I made myself a New Years resolution that I would write myself something really special. Which means I have 'til December right? – Catherine O'Hara
  9. I think the Civil Rights Movement changed that trajectory for me. The first thing I did was leave school. I was suspended for my participation in Movement demonstrations in my hometown, December 1961. – Bernice Johnson Reagon
  10. Yesterday, December seventh, 1941, a date which will live in infamy, the United States of America was suddenly and deliberately attacked by naval and air forces of the Empire of Japan. – Franklin D. Roosevelt
  11. I can't really recall the first time I was noticed by a producer but the first time I was on television was doing Daytime for Another World, which I started in December '75 and went until December '76. – Ted Shackelford
  12. On the eighteenth of December 1972, when we thought we were getting another of the hundreds of little tactical air raids, we heard the bombs going in out there in the railroad yards and this went on for about thirty minutes. – James Stockdale
  13. A manager's job is simple. For one hundred sixty -two games you try not to screw up all that smart stuff your organization did last December – Earl Weaver

Usage examples for december

  1. Sunday, December 15. Started at 8. 8 a. – McKinlay's Journal of Exploration in the Interior of Australia by John McKinlay
  2. From July to the end of December 1862, I went to the office before breakfast, then during the day, and then again in the evening. – Reminiscences of Sixty Years in Public Affairs, Vol. 1 by George Boutwell
  3. It was in December that Baree came to it. – Baree, Son of Kazan by James Oliver Curwood
  4. In December there came a little crash. – His Family by Ernest Poole
  5. Entered as second- class matter December 7, 1929, at the Post Office at New York. – Astounding Stories of Super-Science, December 1930 by Various
  6. But when the weather grew cool we went to New York, where my husband died early in the following December – The Squirrel Inn by Frank R. Stockton
  7. You may not remember me, she had said, but you married me in December – His Second Wife by Ernest Poole
  8. For it had been settled, when the biggest brother came in, that if she would try her best to keep the cattle in the meadows so that the smoke- house could be finished, that very day her birthday would be changed from December to June. – The Biography of a Prairie Girl by Eleanor Gates
  9. The great Exodus to Paris began in December but it reached its height in January. – Mr. Punch's History of the Great War by Punch
  10. Tuesday, December 6.- Very unwell. – The Life and Letters of Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, Volume I (of 2) by Florence A. Thomas Marshall
  11. Jenny did not really understand anything beyond the glorious fact that in December she would be away from Hagworth Street and free at last to do just as she liked. – Carnival by Compton Mackenzie
  12. " The heavy one, the heavy one- all of lead," moaned my nurse, one night in December standing still, just as she was going to take away the light after putting me to bed. – The Upper Berth by Francis Marion Crawford
  13. On the 5th of December 1861, he reported the bill from the Committee on the Judiciary and made a brief speech on it. – The Life of Lyman Trumbull by Horace White
  14. September 1879 to December 1884. Sewing Machine News. – The Invention of the Sewing Machine by Grace Rogers Cooper
  15. It entered St. Pierre in December about Christmas time. – Two Years in the French West Indies by Lafcadio Hearn
  16. We had a very cold night, quite cold enough for December but have had a very warm day. – Journal of a Trip to California by the Overland Route Across the Plains in 1850-51 by E. S. (Eleazer Stillman) Ingalls
  17. In November of that year I heard from Colonel Hamilton that our beloved general would, on December 4, take leave of his officers, and that he was kind enough to desire that all of his old staff who wished should be present. – Hugh Wynne, Free Quaker by S. Weir Mitchell
  18. Soon after the leaves have fallen in December or early in January the vines should be pruned. – Manual of American Grape-Growing by U. P. Hedrick
  19. Then a month of which the first fortnight was a swing slowly to the right until the breach with the Independents on December 24, and a swing swiftly the second fortnight until the fighting with the Spartacists in January. – The New Germany by George Young

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