Usage examples for officials

  1. Tom's chief anxiety, now, was to bring his perfected gun to the notice of the United States Government officials. – Tom Swift and his Giant Cannon or, The Longest Shots on Record by Victor Appleton
  2. Hotel officials run up. – The Man Upstairs and Other Stories by P. G. Wodehouse
  3. There were women officials here. – Korea's Fight for Freedom by F.A. McKenzie
  4. He spoke of my mother to a group of officials I was taking through Minetta Lane. – The Enchanted Canyon by Honoré Willsie Morrow
  5. He merely turned the body enough to see that the wound was in the face, and to satisfy himself and the others that no pistol was near, and then, pointing to the fact that the safe and desk were both open, he ordered everybody out and closed the door until the arrival of the officials from Nemahbin. – Campaigning with Crook and Stories of Army Life by Charles King
  6. What faith can an Executive put in officials forced upon him, and those, too, whom he has suspended for reason? – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  7. You must know that Akaky Akakiyevich's cloak served as an object of ridicule to the officials. – Best Russian Short Stories by Various
  8. Naturally he doesn't waste very much affection on the officials of the law. – The Go Ahead Boys on Smugglers' Island by Ross Kay
  9. You must be surrounded by able men; you need officials of ripe experience in every department. – A Son of the Immortals by Louis Tracy
  10. Down in the little box where the lawyers sat someone was speaking in a low tone which reached only to the officials of the court. – The Bail Jumper by Robert J. C. Stead
  11. The officials met on the side line and then, accompanied by Captain Miller, walked to the centre of the field. – Left End Edwards by Ralph Henry Barbour
  12. The result of a further communication from the Mint officials was the proclamation and ordinance of 1st May 1750, according to which only the gold rijder and half- rijder were declared standard, and all other gold species only trade money. – The History of Currency, 1252 to 1896 by William Arthur Shaw
  13. Even then, some officials said that they would never comply. – The Black Experience in America The Immigrant Heritage of America by Norman Coombs
  14. The company's local officials and also the settlers themselves admitted that their children work considerably, even to the extent that they are often kept home from school. – A Stake in the Land by Peter Alexander Speek
  15. In these articles they lay bare the opinions, which have secretly been held for years about, not all, but by far the greater number of Indian officials. – Letters of a Javanese Princess by Raden Adjeng Kartini Commentator: Louis Couperus
  16. Tested by this rule of sound political wisdom, I can see no reason for the establishment of the 'military jurisdiction' conferred upon the officials of the bureau by the fourteenth section of the bill. – History of the Thirty-Ninth Congress of the United States by Wiliam H. Barnes
  17. The two officials smiled; they could not help it. – The Mystery of the Hasty Arrow by Anna Katharine Green
  18. The second floor of the castle, with its countless rooms, was prepared for the illustrious guests, and some of the officials and servants had already arrived. – The Northern Light by E. Werner
  19. This example was followed by nobles, officials, and merchants, and once more Peter sent to the west for competent men to help build them. – The Story of Russia by R. Van Bergen
  20. " That is about all I have to say," he said, in dismissal of the two local officials. – The Honorable Senator Sage-Brush by Francis Lynde