Usage examples for independents

  1. Nowhere has Puritanism found so adequate an expression as in the religious organization of the Independents. – Selections from the Prose Works of Matthew Arnold by Matthew Arnold
  2. Most of the other independents have found it to their advantage- seen it in the right light. – Joan of Arc of the North Woods by Holman Day
  3. That party, therefore, joined with the Independents in the vote for Senator which resulted in the election of a harmless old gentleman by the name of Christiancy. – The Facts of Reconstruction by John R. Lynch
  4. This substitute was not carried, and a final breach between the Independents and the Unitarians was thus established. – Recollections and Impressions 1822-1890 by Octavius Brooks Frothingham
  5. These Independents went commonly by the name of Missionars in all that district; a name arising apparently from the fact that they were the first in the neighbourhood to advocate the sending of missionaries to the heathen. – Alec Forbes of Howglen by George MacDonald
  6. First, there was one the Independents had planned for about a week in advance; that was the one Sforza tipped us on, the one that started in China. – Null-ABC by Henry Beam Piper and John Joseph McGuire
  7. The Independents found themselves in a difficulty. – The New Germany by George Young
  8. It seemed that General Forrest was somewhat concerned for our safety, knowing that the country was strange to us, and he had sent William Forrest's company of Independents to watch the road for us so that we might come to no harm. – A Little Union Scout by Joel Chandler Harris
  9. His fight is only an old notion about the independents sticking on. – Joan of Arc of the North Woods by Holman Day
  10. Such a policy was denounced by the Independents, Haase and Kautsky, while Ebert, perhaps also Scheidemann, had doubts; but Landsberg, who had found a strong man in Noske, the Prussian War Minister, drove matters to a breach. – The New Germany by George Young
  11. The wesleyans, independents, and baptists raised buildings for worship in the more important townships. – The History of Tasmania, Volume I (of 2) by John West
  12. The makers of Massachusetts were independents in church government and democrats in political principle. – Canada under British Rule 1760-1900 by John G. Bourinot
  13. It's a matter of principle with him- this fight for the independents. – Joan of Arc of the North Woods by Holman Day
  14. When we thus expreste our selves for preventing the dangers of Sects and Schismes, it is far from our intention to discourage any from the duties of piety, and mutuall edification, according to the directions of the last Assembly published in Print, and seriously recommended by them, or to give any advantage to Malignants and Prophane persons, with whom it is frequent to cast upon all those who adhere to former principles, and cannot approve the present Engagement, the odious nick- names of Sectaries and Independents. – The-Acts-Of-The-General-Assemblies-of-the-Church-of-Scotland by Church of Scotland. General Assembly
  15. Early in the morning, when the Independents were numerically at their weakest, the Pedlars attacked them and drove them off. – Korea's Fight for Freedom by F.A. McKenzie
  16. Of these, about 200 belong to a chapel for the Independents, and perhaps others attend favourite preachers in the vicinity. – A Morning's Walk from London to Kew by Richard Phillips
  17. The rival machine got hold of him, the Independents took him to their bosom, and the press shrieked for an investigation. – The Greater Inclination by Edith Wharton
  18. He had promised consolidation with full belief in his ability to perform; one explicit promise had been that this season would mark the end of the opposition by the independents; the Comas would secure complete control of the Toban timber and fix prices. – Joan of Arc of the North Woods by Holman Day
  19. Deacon John Carver's place of birth or early life is not known, but he was an Essex County man, and was probably not, until in middle life, a member of Robinson's congregation of " Independents." – The Mayflower and Her Log, Complete by Azel Ames
  20. Shelby was a believer in short campaigns, and the time left the independents for attack was brief. – The Henchman by Mark Lee Luther