Usage examples for mayor

  1. But you know what I should have been doing if I hadn't been Mayor, don't you? – The Turnstile by A. E. W. (Alfred Edward Woodley) Mason
  2. " But in the reports sent to Mr. Ward-" " Reports made under the impulse of the panic," interrupted the mayor of Morganton. – The Master of the World by Jules Verne
  3. Ever since you was Secretary to the Mayor, boss! – The Enchanted Canyon by Honoré Willsie Morrow
  4. To the Governor's question the Mayor replied: No- no- not yet, but we want to prevent it. – In the Heart of a Fool by William Allen White
  5. On July 13, the American Railway Union, through the Mayor of Chicago, offered the General Managers' Association to declare the strike off, provided the men should be restored to their former positions without prejudice, except in cases where they had been convicted of crime. – A History of Trade Unionism in the United States by Selig Perlman
  6. The Mayor insisted on putting his own ten pounds to mine and making it twenty. – Tales of the Five Towns by Arnold Bennett
  7. I felt quite sure that the mayor of Morganton was as eager for information and as watchful as could have been myself. – The Master of the World by Jules Verne
  8. Thus the city clerk will gradually be initiated into the duties of home rule, and when the mayor is elected to Congress he will be ready to accompany her to Washington and keep house. – The Complete Essays of C. D. Warner by Charles Dudley Warner
  9. As he passed the mayor on his way out, I heard Mr. Packard say: I shall leave the house myself in a few minutes. – The Mayor's Wife by Anna Katherine Green
  10. Miss Phyllis, said the Colonel, in his grand manner that everybody in Byrdsville tries to copy when there is anything important to be said, especially in public, like the mayor does in his speeches, I have come to announce to you that this morning's mail has brought a great honor to you, and through you, to Byrdsville. – Phyllis by Maria Thompson Daviess
  11. He noticed that the queen stood all the time that he was in the room, and fancied she assumed that attitude out of respect to the mayor. – The Life of Marie Antoinette, Queen of France by Charles Duke Yonge
  12. The mayor addressed the city's guest; and Lafayette's reply was the first of many hundred appropriate and graceful speeches made by him during the journey. – Lafayette by Martha Foote Crow
  13. The Mayor was still smiling when he put the vote to the meeting, and the Countess was still smiling when she responded. – The Card, A Story Of Adventure In The Five Towns by Arnold Bennett
  14. The mayor turned on him. – All-Wool Morrison by Holman Day
  15. He always sent the Mayor word when he was coming to the city and when he was going away. – Little Mr. Thimblefinger and His Queer Country by Joel Chandler Harris
  16. Young Ellet handed the message which his father had written to the Mayor, and then we started for the postoffice. – The Courier of the Ozarks by Byron A. Dunn
  17. Leaving his seat, which was near the back of the hall, he came forward, crying out: Mr. Mayor! – To Him That Hath A Novel Of The West Of Today by Ralph Connor
  18. How are you, Mr. Mayor? – The Window at the White Cat by Mary Roberts Rinehart