Usage examples for endorsement

  1. A Republican President, who had gained the office because of the assassination of his predecessor, was before the convention asking for the strongest endorsement of his administration. – A History of the Republican Party by George Washington Platt
  2. And he let out an exclamation as he took this paper out and pointed us to the endorsement. – Dead Men's Money by J. S. Fletcher
  3. Whatever narrowness and inconsistency individual trade unionists may be charged with regarding industrial education, the leaders of the labor movement give it their endorsement in the clearest terms. – The Trade Union Woman by Alice Henry
  4. Sacred history is in the hands of all, and its teachings need not my endorsement, recommendation, nor reiteration. – The Right of American Slavery by True Worthy Hoit
  5. An interview between the President and the Commissioners was followed by a sharp correspondence, which was terminated on the 1st of January, 1861, by the return to the Commissioners of their final communication, with an endorsement stating that it was of such a character that the President declined to receive it. – The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government, Vol. 1 (of 2) by Jefferson Davis
  6. Footnote 35: The Muratorianum bases its legendary account of the writing of the Fourth gospel by " John" with the endorsement of " his fellow- disciples and bishops" on John xxi. – The Making of the New Testament by Benjamin W. Bacon
  7. " Thank you for your endorsement," said Cassandra, with a nod at Helen. – The Pursuit of the House-Boat by John Kendrick Bangs
  8. This endorsement is firm and clear, the text of the two copies is fainter and much of the paper more rubbed, as if from being kept in the pocket. – James VI and the Gowrie Mystery by Andrew Lang
  9. I was out of a job at the time, and had picked up an endorsement at Hayward's Heath and left a matter of six pounds there for the justices to get busy with. – The Man Who Drove the Car by Max Pemberton
  10. We were glad to obtain the endorsement of an influential proprietor to the testimony of practical planters. – The Anti-Slavery Examiner, Omnibus by American Anti-Slavery Society
  11. She is fully resolved not to have him without your endorsement, and he is quite willing to abide by what you say. – The Landlord at Lion's Head, Complete by William Dean Howells Last Updated: February 27, 2009
  12. " No point in Trumbull's speech," says the newspaper account of it, " was more significant than his endorsement of Secretary Cox's civil service reform, and the enthusiastic cheering with which the large audience unanimously greeted this endorsement." – The Life of Lyman Trumbull by Horace White
  13. Such was the old- time monkish estimate and endorsement of its virtues. – The Cathedrals and Churches of the Rhine by Francis Miltoun
  14. At the same time, in order to prevent misunderstanding, it is necessary for me to state that I do not commit myself to acceptance or endorsement of everything which the book contains. – The Open Secret of Ireland by T. M. Kettle
  15. Like notes and checks, drafts may be transferred by a similar endorsement. – Business Hints for Men and Women by Alfred Rochefort Calhoun
  16. The endorsement with his name is followed by a request singularly pathetic in its abrupt brevity, " Remember my bonds." – The Expositor's Bible: Colossians and Philemon by Alexander Maclaren
  17. It comes to them with the benefit of a full legislative endorsement. – The American Judiciary by Simeon E. Baldwin, LLD
  18. He had not missed those questioning looks of the visitors, and had seen Phil's smiling endorsement, but he could not, of course, understand. – When A Man's A Man by Harold Bell Wright
  19. After my unexpected endorsement by the Emperor and his cabinet, I've decided to keep out of politics for a little while. – The Enchanted Typewriter by John Kendrick Bangs