Usage examples for december

  1. 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
  2. It was in December that Baree came to it. – Baree, Son of Kazan by James Oliver Curwood
  3. September 1879 to December 1884. Sewing Machine News. – The Invention of the Sewing Machine by Grace Rogers Cooper
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. It entered St. Pierre in December, about Christmas time. – Two Years in the French West Indies by Lafcadio Hearn
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. " 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
  10. Entered as second- class matter December 7, 1929, at the Post Office at New York. – Astounding Stories of Super-Science, December 1930 by Various
  11. 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
  12. Tuesday, December 6.- Very unwell. – The Life and Letters of Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, Volume I (of 2) by Florence A. Thomas Marshall
  13. 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
  14. 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
  15. Sunday, December 15. Started at 8. 8 a. – McKinlay's Journal of Exploration in the Interior of Australia by John McKinlay