Usage examples for headquarters

  1. During a visit which he made to Boston, his headquarters were at Chickering's pianoforte warerooms, and on one occasion I was presented to him as a youth of some musical promise. – Memories of a Musical Life by William Mason
  2. " Camp Faith" was thereupon selected as the name of cavalry headquarters. – Campaigning with Crook and Stories of Army Life by Charles King
  3. The custom- house was taken for the American headquarters. – Our War with Spain for Cuba's Freedom by Trumbull White
  4. " She was with the Major at headquarters this morning. – My Lady of the North by Randall Parrish
  5. He'd better get out of this country before that gets back to headquarters. – The Unspeakable Perk by Samuel Hopkins Adams
  6. Look here, Izzy, I want you to use a little influence with headquarters on this deal- the boss doesn't want to show his hand there, and leaning forward, Ben Chacherre spoke in a low tone. – The Mardi Gras Mystery by H. Bedford-Jones
  7. So we'll just say nothing at all about it at headquarters. – The Jolliest School of All by Angela Brazil
  8. He went at once to headquarters, where he told General Washington what he had learned. – The Dare Boys of 1776 by Stephen Angus Cox
  9. When I find out the headquarters, you must ride again. – Hugh Wynne, Free Quaker by S. Weir Mitchell
  10. Raising his hand he called attention to himself; then, when he was quite sure of being heard by them all, he addressed them with a quiet emphasis which could not fail to gain and hold their attention: I am Detective Gryce, sent here from Police Headquarters to look into this very serious matter. – The Mystery of the Hasty Arrow by Anna Katharine Green
  11. I couldn't believe it- I wouldn't believe it until somebody saw you walking with one of them to their Headquarters. – The Dwelling Place of Light, Complete by Winston Churchill Last Updated: March 5, 2009
  12. He was back in London in 1883, and after that visit, like Siemens, he made it his headquarters. – The-Romance-of-Industry-and-Invention by Cochrane, Robert
  13. " Briefly, I am at El Hassan's headquarters. – Border, Breed Nor Birth by Dallas McCord Reynolds
  14. I was on my way to headquarters. – A Hero of Liége by Herbert Strang
  15. He made his way at once to Headquarters, and walked in upon a meeting of officers. – The Sky Pilot in No Man's Land by Ralph Connor
  16. This is the Headquarters Staff. – The Happy Foreigner by Enid Bagnold
  17. During the same evening two companies of another unit came to the trench occupied by Headquarters. – The Story of the "9th King's" in France by Enos Herbert Glynne Roberts
  18. That afternoon when he tried to find Boyd, he, too, was missing and none of the headquarters company knew where the boy had gone. – Ride Proud, Rebel! by Andre Alice Norton
  19. Then, he bethought himself to communicate with police headquarters. – The Last Woman by Ross Beeckman
  20. I'll go to police headquarters. – Boy Scouts in a Submarine by G. Harvey Ralphson