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Usage examples for registry

  1. Better still, enclose a self- addressed envelope with enough postage affixed to insure both return and registry – Writing for Vaudeville by Brett Page
  2. The Registry of the Marriage. – Routledge's Manual of Etiquette by George Routledge
  3. It was selfish of me, for it would have been braver of me to have faced her anger and then have told all the world that we were married at that Registry Office. – The Mandarin's Fan by Fergus Hume
  4. They prefer instead the words " certificate," " registry and " regulation," believing that the word " license" is associated in the popular mind with saloon- keeping and similar trades of a lower order. – A Stake in the Land by Peter Alexander Speek
  5. The steamer had no name visible, a sail hanging carelessly over the stern completely hid name and port of registry – The Vultures by Henry Seton Merriman
  6. " The will is tattooed upon Miss Smithers's back," continued Mr. John Short, in a perfectly unmoved tone; " and it is now my duty to offer you inspection of the document, and to take your instructions as to how you propose to file it in the Registry Inspection of the document- inspection of the document?" – Mr. Meeson's Will by H. Rider Haggard
  7. In 1885 their claims included, not only an eight hours' day and a normal rate of fair wages, but the fixing of all salaries under 500 francs, a credit to themselves of 500, 000, 000 francs, and the gratuitous use of empty houses by their members; and in 1886 they obtained from the Town Council of Paris a furnished room, with free lighting and firing, and a subvention of 20, 000 francs, for the establishment of a Labour Bureau, to be a centre for all working- class deliberations and intelligence, and a registry for the unemployed. – Contemporary Socialism by John Rae
  8. The shortest and upon the whole the best way to get a servant is by going to one of the numerous registry offices. – Town Life in Australia 1883 by R. E. N. (Richard) Twopeny
  9. Tom would be responsible for getting the clearance permit through Registry Johnny would check out all supplies, and then contact the observatory for the orbit coordinates of Roger Hunter's claims. – Gold in the Sky by Alan Edward Nourse
  10. Finally, however, Mr. Linton had refused to enter any more registry offices or to let Norah enter them, describing them, in good set terms as abominable holes; and judicious advertising had secured them a housekeeper who seemed promising, and a cook who insisted far more on the fact that she was a lady than on any ability to prepare meals. – Captain Jim by Mary Grant Bruce
  11. By this formality, the vow receives public registry – The Sun Dance of the Blackfoot Indians by Clark Wissler
  12. " If it were not for those words about the parish registry George," said the other, in a grave tone, " I 'd carry a light heart about all this; I'd take my father's version of this fellow, whoever he is, and believe him to be an impostor; but I don't like the notion of foul play, and it does mean foul play." – The Bramleighs Of Bishop's Folly by Charles James Lever
  13. It was a muddy morning in March when Raye alighted from a four- wheel cab at the door of a registry office in the S. W. district of London, and carefully handed down Anna and her companion Mrs. Harnham. – Life's Little Ironies A set of tales with some colloquial sketches entitled A Few Crusted Characters by Thomas Hardy
  14. He laughs and answers that American ships to the western coast of South America would be as tubs are to titanics- only until the new registry bill passed there were hardly any ships under the United States flag on the Southern Pacific. – The Canadian Commonwealth by Agnes C. Laut
  15. " Some of those we saw might be benefited by the process," said Mr. Linton, shuddering at memories of registry offices. – Captain Jim by Mary Grant Bruce
  16. Each time, the Tuareg inscribed their names in the registry of the place they were visiting. – Atlantida by Pierre Benoit
  17. I take the names of the candidates in the order in which they lie in the Registry Book of Bishop Seabury- not that this order determines the actual order of ordination, for I am confident it does not. – Report Of Commemorative Services With The Sermons And Addresses At The Seabury Centenary, 1883-1885. by Diocese Of Connecticut
  18. The plan which I shall presume to suggest derives, however, one great advantage from the proposition and registry of that noble lord's project. – Burke's Speech on Conciliation with America by Edmund Burke
  19. And it shall be the imperative duty of the member so presiding, to see that every such marriage be recorded within ten days thereafter, in the Registry of the Community to which one or both of them shall at the time belong. – History of American Socialisms by John Humphrey Noyes