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Usage examples for Jacobson

  1. Then he went to John Street and talked to Doris's mother, and he looked so commanding and yet so gentle that Doris's mother said she would be very glad to let Doris go with him to Port Jacobson. – Half-Past Bedtime by H. H. Bashford
  2. " Been to Port Jacobson," he said. – Half-Past Bedtime by H. H. Bashford
  3. The great crowd was strangely quiet, although a hum of comment spread through the stands when the Bears took the fielding practice and Jacobson, the pitcher, practiced at third base, while McCarthy remained near the stands idly warming up a recruit pitcher. – Jimmy Kirkland and the Plot for a Pennant by Hugh S. Fullerton
  4. Apart from theological purposes, it seems to be held surprising that anybody should take an interest in the history of a people whose literature has furnished all our devotional language; and if any reference is made to their past or future destinies some hearer is sure to state as a relevant fact which may assist our judgment, that she, for her part, is not fond of them, having known a Mr Jacobson who was very unpleasant, or that he, for his part, thinks meanly of them as a race, though on inquiry you find that he is so little acquainted with their characteristics that he is astonished to learn how many persons whom he has blindly admired and applauded are Jews to the backbone. – Impressions of Theophrastus Such by George Eliot
  5. Twelve hours after the Coryander cast anchor in Batavia harbor, Smith, Jacobson, and Le Beouf were reported missing. – The Argus Pheasant by John Charles Beecham
  6. " Well, I'm off next week to Port Jacobson in the Arctic Circle. – Half-Past Bedtime by H. H. Bashford
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