Usage examples for federation

  1. It lies toward the broadest federation of ideals that can exist in harmony." – The Tempering by Charles Neville Buck
  2. Should several such public corporate bodies join to form one federation, such federation is itself a public corporate body. – The New Germany by George Young
  3. When the State Governments are not thus loved, they vanish as the little Italian and the little German potentates vanished; no federation is needed; a single central Government rules all. – The English Constitution by Walter Bagehot
  4. " Ladies and gentlemen," he said in a slightly bored voice, " this gentleman is Mr. Howard E. Bigelow, a representative of the American Federation of Labour, whom as a member of the Woodworkers' Union, Local 197, I am anxious to hear if you don't mind." – To Him That Hath A Novel Of The West Of Today by Ralph Connor
  5. Out of that double contact emerged the trade unionism of the American Federation of Labor. – A History of Trade Unionism in the United States by Selig Perlman
  6. I was for a close federation with a strong central government. – Donald McElroy, Scotch Irishman by Willie Walker Caldwell
  7. The exact grievances which inspired the Knights, the Federation and other less important organizations are therefore of immediate importance. – The United States Since The Civil War by Charles Ramsdell Lingley
  8. Probably before Reform can take a new direction, there will be Federation, with an Australian Senate. – Town Life in Australia 1883 by R. E. N. (Richard) Twopeny
  9. At present the prospects of Imperial Federation seem to be indifferent. – The Framework of Home Rule by Erskine Childers
  10. We may continue, therefore, to indulge the hope of the coming " parliament of man, the federation of the world," or even the older and wider prophecy of Burns, that, " It's coming yet for a' that, when man to man the world o'er, shall brithers be for a' that." – James Watt by Andrew Carnegie
  11. The Cassidy will was finished and J. P. in the midst of another fascinating article on Imperial Federation, when they reached there, and Lawyer Ed made him come up the hill again so that he might hear it. – The End of the Rainbow by Marian Keith
  12. It was bad enough to take their charity back to Earth and to have to stay on the planet until he could sign on with the Outer Federation. – Victory by Lester del Rey
  13. And, indeed, as soon as the sisters' letter reached him Mathieu made haste to call on them in the Rue de la Federation, for he was anxious with respect to the effect which any scandal might have at the works, where Beauchene's position was becoming worse every day. – Fruitfulness Fecondite by Emile Zola
  14. But, sir, it is against the law of the Federation to shoot men without a trial. – Rip Foster in Ride the Gray Planet by Harold Leland Goodwin
  15. Day after to- morrow, I am going to Washington to attend a meeting of the Federation of Woman's Clubs. – The Strange Adventures of Mr. Middleton by Wardon Allan Curtis
  16. The officers of the Federation were instructed to take measures to see that negro workmen as well as workmen of other races be brought into the union. – Negro Migration during the War by Emmett J. Scott
  17. Apparently they'd chased the Federation ships into some kind of a trap. – Victory by Lester del Rey