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Usage examples for Joaquin

  1. A writ was issued, and upon its return, August 17th, the sheriff of San Joaquin county produced Neagle and a copy of the warrant under which he held him in custody, issued by the justice of the peace of that county, and also of the affidavit of Sarah Althea Terry, upon which the warrant was granted. – Personal Reminiscences of Early Days in California with Other Sketches; To Which Is Added the Story of His Attempted Assassination by a Former Associate on the Supreme Bench of the State by Stephen Field; George C. Gorham
  2. This series of light shocks is attributed to the slip along the line of the San Joaquin fault. – Complete Story of the San Francisco Horror by Richard Linthicum Trumbull White Samuel Fallows
  3. In 1846 Captain Fremont, conducting an exploring and scientific expedition, entered California with sixty men and encamped in the valley of the San Joaquin. – History of California by Helen Elliott Bandini
  4. London had accepted Joaquin Miller's pose without qualification. – Recollections of a Varied Life by George Cary Eggleston
  5. This system is used in many Emperor vineyards in the San Joaquin Valley. – Manual of American Grape-Growing by U. P. Hedrick
  6. This valley of the San Joaquin lies above the line of a geological fault, at a depth which can only be estimated as somewhere about a mile. – Complete Story of the San Francisco Horror by Richard Linthicum Trumbull White Samuel Fallows
  7. The officer in command was Brigadier- General Joaquin Vara del Rey. – Campaigning in Cuba by George Kennan
  8. He did not know Joaquin by name, but gave him the prize, decidedly, in his own mind. – The Red Mustang by William O. Stoddard
  9. The attorney- general of the State appeared with the district attorney of San Joaquin county, and contended that the offense of which the petitioner was charged could only be inquired into before the tribunals of the State. – Personal Reminiscences of Early Days in California with Other Sketches; To Which Is Added the Story of His Attempted Assassination by a Former Associate on the Supreme Bench of the State by Stephen Field; George C. Gorham
  10. I shall send word by Joaquin to Pierre to- night, and he will have plenty of time to make all his arrangements. – Frank Among The Rancheros by Harry Castlemon
  11. The four strands are good, but the six are better- when Joaquin Murieta lays the strands. – The Gringos by B. M. Bower
  12. This whole country is only about four years in advance of the lower or San Joaquin Valley, and the influence of climate and soil in bringing trees to bear early was shown to me in several thrifty orchards, already beginning to bear, on ground which four years ago was bought for two dollars and fifty cents per acre. – Northern California, Oregon, and the Sandwich Islands by Charles Nordhoff
  13. May 29 he and his forces crossed the San Joaquin River on rafts, and arrived the next day at the scene of the former battle. – The Old Franciscan Missions Of California by George Wharton James
  14. You'd rather see Joaquin Muriatta, the Mexican bandit, standing before you to- night with a revolver, than the helpless, shamed, miserable Mornie Nixon. – The Twins of Table Mountain and Other Stories by Bret Harte
  15. The lines of gray old Joaquin Miller came to me, and lifted my heart in a new vision. – The Rustler of Wind River by G. W. Ogden
  16. For the Gate is a big funnel, drawing in the winds and the mists which cool off the great, hot interior valleys of the San Joaquin and Sacramento. – Complete Story of the San Francisco Horror by Richard Linthicum Trumbull White Samuel Fallows
  17. He subsequently went to California, and was elected a member of the State Senate in 1849. In 1853 he was elected Sheriff of San Joaquin County, California. – History of the Thirty-Ninth Congress of the United States by Wiliam H. Barnes
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