Usage examples for inauguration

  1. It was considered, according to the London Times, as " the inauguration of a totally different system of policy from that which has been hitherto pursued with regard to our colonies." – Lord Elgin by John George Bourinot
  2. Meetings and demonstrations are being arranged at this moment all over England; and in January or February there will be a formal inauguration of the new Liturgy in Dunchester Cathedral." – The Case of Richard Meynell by Mrs. Humphrey Ward
  3. It cannot be denied; and yet you tell us, in tones that cannot be misunderstood, that, as a precedent condition of his inauguration, we must give you these guarantees. – Reminiscences of Sixty Years in Public Affairs, Vol. 1 by George Boutwell
  4. The peace of the king now did not die with the king, but renewed automatically without an interval before the inauguration of a new king. – Our Legal Heritage, 4th Ed. by S. A. Reilly
  5. On the day of its inauguration, October 9th, there were only as yet eight French pupils and six Huron children. – The Makers of Canada: Bishop Laval by A. Leblond de Brumath
  6. But soon after his inauguration he sent to me a member of Congress from Indiana with a special message. – My Memories of Eighty Years by Chauncey M. Depew
  7. These kilns at their inauguration were a wonderful improvement over the old style " bake- oven" or " sweat box" kiln then employed, both on account of the improved quality of the material and the rapidity at which it was dried. – Seasoning of Wood by Joseph B. Wagner
  8. But a few years ago we believed the world had grown too civilised for war, and the Crystal Palace in Hyde Park was to be the inauguration of a new era. – The Life of Froude by Herbert Paul
  9. He made a fearful exhibition of himself at the time of his inauguration and during the presidency, and especially during his famous trip " around the circle" he was in a bad way. – My Memories of Eighty Years by Chauncey M. Depew
  10. This gives a very fair idea of the character of the arguments produced by our opponents, from the inauguration of the movement. – Eighty Years And More; Reminiscences 1815-1897 by Elizabeth Cady Stanton
  11. By this means and by various other efforts, such as the re- inauguration, the famous Jullien concerts, etc. – The-Life-of-Phineas-T-Barnum by Benton, Joel
  12. I demand the first living being, body and soul, that enters the new minster on the inauguration day." – Legends of the Rhine by Wilhelm Ruland
  13. 3. Until the inauguration of the President, all bills, orders, resolutions, and votes adopted by the Congress shall be of full force without approval by him. – The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government, Vol. 1 (of 2) by Jefferson Davis
  14. Some days previous to the inauguration, Mr. Seward brought Mr. Lincoln on the Senate floor, of course on the Republican side; but soon Mr. Seward was busily running among Democrats, begging them to be introduced to Lincoln. – Diary from March 4, 1861, to November 12, 1862 by Adam Gurowski
  15. On the 4th February the ceremony of his inauguration took place, with great pomp and ceremony at the Hague. – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley