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Usage examples for Johnson

  1. I couldn't very well run up to the place- it was a two- day town- so I wrote Johnson to meet me at 'Frisco at my expense. – Tales of the Road by Charles N. Crewdson
  2. Dr. Johnson held that early debt is ruin. – Self Help by Samuel Smiles
  3. The poor fellow- Johnson of our company- had, been on post for two mortal hours, and was more concerned about the relief in his rear than about the enemy that might not be in his front. – Who Goes There? by Blackwood Ketcham Benson
  4. They all wanted to say things to the Senator from Johnson but his face had grown cold, and as they were usually afraid of him, anyhow, they kept away. – Lifted Masks Stories by Susan Glaspell
  5. The seats, back to back, one for each doorway, recall those of the Johnson house. – The Colonial Architecture of Philadelphia by Frank Cousins Phil M. Riley
  6. Do tell me, Mr. Johnson – Anecdotes of the late Samuel Johnson, LL.D. during the last twenty years of his life by Hesther Lynch Piozzi
  7. President Johnson was confident,- or pretended to be,- that as soon as the people of the North had an opportunity to pass judgment upon the issues involved, the result would be the acceptance of his plan and the rejection of the one proposed by Congress. – The Facts of Reconstruction by John R. Lynch
  8. Come down here, Mr. Johnson – The Girl of the Golden West by David Belasco
  9. Johnson Castle was situated at some distance higher up the river. – The Conspiracy of Pontiac and the Indian War after the Conquest of Canada by Francis Parkman
  10. Mr. Johnson as has been stated, is the son of Chief J. S. Johnson and is himself a high chief of the Canienga nation. – The Iroquois Book of Rites by Horatio Hale
  11. F. Irsh, 45 N. Y. J. C. Johnson 149 Pa. – In and Out of Rebel Prisons by Lieut. A. [Alonzo] Cooper
  12. These things happened while Johnson was President. – A Brief History of the United States by John Bach McMaster
  13. They were both named Andrew Johnson and buried side by side, but there was some difficulty in distinguishing them on the headstones. – Amusements in Mathematics by Henry Ernest Dudeney
  14. We called at Bow and drank there, and took leave of Mr. Johnson of Blackwall, who dined with us and rode with us thus far. – Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete Transcribed From The Shorthand Manuscript In The Pepysian Library Magdalene College Cambridge By The Rev. Mynors Bright by Samuel Pepys Commentator: Lord Braybrooke
  15. Sir George and his private secretary, Mr. Luttman Johnson took us, my wife and myself, into the tenderest care. – The Origin of Finger-Printing by William J. Herschel
  16. If we were married, said Kate, with that cheerful directness which showed how her sentimentality had taken flight, you'd never give up till you'd made me precisely like Mrs. Brown, Mrs. Smith, and Mrs. Johnson – The Precipice by Elia Wilkinson Peattie
  17. If I'm not there myself, I'll leave the money with Johnson at the express office. – Starr, of the Desert by B. M Bower
  18. Here come Johnson he very bad man. – The Pirate by Frederick Marryat
  19. After everybody had gone Johnson came to me and said the coat was there, but the package was missing, nor has any trace of it been found since that night. – The Triumphs of Eugène Valmont by Robert Barr
  20. I don't seem able to think of any explanation that Mrs. Johnson would be willing to accept. – Sight Unseen by Mary Roberts Rinehart
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