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Usage examples for Doane

  1. At a reception given us by Mr. Doane Robinson, secretary of the State Historical Society, I felt again the warmth of the great heart of the West. – The River and I by John G. Neihardt
  2. Jowett nodded: Yes, that's it, and Mr. Dennis Doane ain't careful; that's the trouble. – The World For Sale, Complete by Gilbert Parker Last Updated: March 14, 2009
  3. General Washburn and Hauser, as well as myself, have thus far made outlines of the lake shore as best we could from points on a level with the lake, but these have been unsatisfactory and have lacked completeness, and Washburn and Hauser have both expressed their satisfaction with the sketch of the lake shore I made to- day from the top of the mountain; and Washburn has just told me that Lieutenant Doane has suggested that, as I was the first to reach the summit of the mountain, the peak should be named for me. – The Discovery of Yellowstone Park by Nathaniel Pitt Langford
  4. It was in 1868 that William H. Doane the popular hymn composer, came to her one day and said: " Fanny, I have a tune I would like to have you hear." – The Story of Our Hymns by Ernest Edwin Ryden
  5. I felt a good deal like old Beriah Doane must have on his last 'vacation. – Cap'n Warren's Wards by Joseph C. Lincoln
  6. Lieutenant Doane and I were somewhat fatigued with our climb of four hours' duration, and we refreshed ourselves with such creature comforts as we found on the summit; but, although we attained the " crest," we did not discern any " free and generous spirit," save that which we saw " through a glass darkly." – The Discovery of Yellowstone Park by Nathaniel Pitt Langford
  7. A son, William C. Doane also became one of the most distinguished bishops of the Episcopal Church. – The Story of Our Hymns by Ernest Edwin Ryden
  8. It was Dennis Doane whose wife was staying in Gabriel Druse's home: it was the husband of Marchand's victim. – The World For Sale, Complete by Gilbert Parker Last Updated: March 14, 2009
  9. " That may be your New York fashion," interpolated the general; " but I know one Joe Doane of Barnstable, who had a whole year of love stories in his head, and got along well enough with one lover to a story." – The Life and Adventures of Maj. Roger Sherman Potter by "Pheleg Van Trusedale" A pseudonym for Francis Colburn Adams
  10. I've heard Father tell about Cap'n Noah Doane and Cap'n Elkanah Howes who used to live in Bayport. – Kent Knowles: Quahaug by Joseph C. Lincoln
  11. To the fearlessness, the patience, the kindly temper, and the resolute purpose of William Croswell Doane Bishop of Albany, this Church for these results stands deeply and lastingly indebted. – A Short History of the Book of Common Prayer by William Reed Huntington
  12. Hart seized Moses Doane threw him down, and secured him. – Stage-coach and Tavern Days by Alice Morse Earle
  13. Dennis Doane was not a man of great thinking capacity. – The World For Sale, Complete by Gilbert Parker Last Updated: March 14, 2009
  14. He, therefore, went on Saturday to Staten Island, and spent the night at the house of his friend, Dr. Doane the health officer of the port. – The-Life-of-Phineas-T-Barnum by Benton, Joel
  15. At one place, when he was asked his name by the poll clerk, he had the nerve to answer " William Croswell Doane – Plunkitt of Tammany Hall by George Washington Plunkitt
  16. Lieutenant Doane has kindly allowed me to copy the special order detailing him for this service. – The Discovery of Yellowstone Park by Nathaniel Pitt Langford
  17. Lieutenant Doane died at Bozeman, Montana, May 5, 1892. His report to the War Department of our exploration is a classic. – The Discovery of Yellowstone Park by Nathaniel Pitt Langford
  18. This was a place which always delighted her, for Captain Doane had been all over the world and had brought back with him all sorts of curiosities. – A Dear Little Girl at School by Amy E. Blanchard
  19. Saturday, August 27.- Lieutenant Doane and those who were with him did not return to camp last night. – The Discovery of Yellowstone Park by Nathaniel Pitt Langford

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