Usage examples for helpers

  1. I hear also of the formation of Parochial Associations of Lay Helpers which hold monthly or occasional meetings of a desirable character. – The Religious Life of London by J. Ewing Ritchie
  2. The prisoners looked out for those who were helping them to escape; these helpers were to be protected from suspicion. – Lafayette by Martha Foote Crow
  3. " We found only the envelope, sir," replied Commander Bainbridge, while his four helpers looked uncomfortable. – Dave Darrin at Vera Cruz by H. Irving Hancock
  4. Fortunately the passage was ill- lighted, and there were many helpers and strange servants in the inn. – Historical Romances: Under the Red Robe, Count Hannibal, A Gentleman of France by Stanley J. Weyman
  5. A shout from the road at last proclaimed the return of Yuba Bill and his helpers. – From Sand Hill to Pine by Bret Harte
  6. He greeted the breeches- maker very warmly, while Pepper, Cox, and Mr. Horsball, with sundry grooms and helpers, stood by and admired. – Ralph the Heir by Anthony Trollope
  7. I want Miss Lowe and her helpers to have that high and bright place, sir, for their workshop. – A Son of the Hills by Harriet T. Comstock
  8. After the meeting - with her lieutenant or, at corps where there were suitable helpers, having sent the lieutenant home to get to bed early in preparation for the heavy strain of Sunday- until closing hours, she sought the souls of the drunkards. – The Angel Adjutant of "Twice Born Men" by Minnie L. Carpenter
  9. I am a man of few words, and I have for my helpers people of short memories. – The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 17 (of 25) by Robert Louis Stevenson Other: Andrew Lang
  10. But all helpers disappeared at once. – Betty Lee, Freshman by Harriet Pyne Grove
  11. In 1901 the ship Erik left Mr. Peary, with a large group of native helpers, near Cape Sabine. – My Attainment of the Pole by Frederick A. Cook
  12. From this it will be seen that the necessity of labor is something at which we should rather rejoice than complain, and that habits of industry are the great helpers to virtue, happiness, and usefulness. – The True Citizen, How To Become One by W. F. Markwick, D. D. and W. A. Smith, A. B.
  13. 2. They are not only laborers, but in a special sense helpers. – The Moral Instruction of Children by Felix Adler
  14. They were the helpers of the ungodly as well as he. – The Works of the Rev. Hugh Binning by Hugh Binning
  15. The steps of that path are no secret; I have given them in full detail in Invisible Helpers, so I need not repeat them here. – Clairvoyance by Charles Webster Leadbeater
  16. To all these friendly helpers my gratitude is deep. – Roosevelt in the Bad Lands by Hermann Hagedorn
  17. They see in a wide, general way what they want, they gather friends and followers and helpers round them, and put the right man on at the right piece of work. – At Large by Arthur Christopher Benson
  18. It was wonderful, too, how many helpers he found whose names were actually on the roll of the First Church! – The Chautauqua Girls At Home by Pansy, AKA Isabella M. Alden
  19. Then came the second engineer, out of breath with running, followed by two or three helpers. – The Valley of Vision by Henry Van Dyke