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Usage examples for Shea

  1. On the 2nd of February died Captain John Shea of the marines, after a lingering illness: he was interred on the following day, with the customary military honours, amidst the regret of all who knew him. – A Complete Account of the Settlement at Port Jackson by Watkin Tench
  2. Dennis Shea my Double,- otherwise, indeed, called by my name and legally so,- undid me, as my friends supposed, one evening at a public meeting called by poor Isaacs in Naguadavick. – The-Brick-Moon-and-Other-Stories by Hale, Edward Everett
  3. Translated from the original Persian, by David Shea and Anthony Troyer. – Flowers from a Persian Garden and Other Papers by W. A. Clouston
  4. The lieutenant of the Scouts was John Shea a grey- haired man who might have had grand- children old enough to fight. – With the Boer Forces by Howard C. Hillegas
  5. No wonder that too swiftly speed the happy hours away In the company of Silverman and Underwood and Shea Of Yenowine, McNaughten, Kipp, Peck, Lush, and General Falk- Eight noble men in action, but nobler yet in talk! – Eugene Field, A Study In Heredity And Contradictions by Slason Thompson
  6. There is first the honored name of Dr. John Gilmary Shea – American Languages, and Why We Should Study Them by Daniel G. Brinton
  7. Shea had had their labor for their pains in running the signals out and in. – The-Brick-Moon-and-Other-Stories by Hale, Edward Everett
  8. Questioned as to particulars, Shea went on to say that there had been a " terrible row" between them the day Mr. Gleason started for Fetterman; he didn't know what it was about, but had overheard some of the language from the back kitchen, and the last thing Lieutenant Ray had said was, " 'If ever you breathe a word of this to a soul, ' or something like that, 'I'll shoot you like a dog. – Marion's Faith. by Charles King
  9. D. Oliphant, 35 N. J. E. O. Shea 13 Pa. – In and Out of Rebel Prisons by Lieut. A. [Alonzo] Cooper
  10. Shea was sure that they carried up hens; he said he knew Mrs. Whitman had several Middlesexes and Mrs. Leonard two or three Black Spanish fowls, which had been given her by some friends in Foxcroft. – The-Brick-Moon-and-Other-Stories by Hale, Edward Everett
  11. You telegraph, at my expense of course, to Mr. Murphy, of the Genesee Hotel, or Mr. Shea at Shea's Theater, and I think they will assure you that Will Cressy's check is good. – Continuous Vaudeville by Will M. Cressy
  12. He saw Shea fling up his hands and pitch forward. – Hyacinth 1906 by George A. Birmingham
  13. My sojourn at Salamanca was rendered particularly pleasant by the kind attentions and continual acts of hospitality which I experienced from the inmates of the Irish College, to the rector of which I bore a letter of recommendation from my kind and excellent friend Mr. O'Shea, the celebrated banker of Madrid. – The Bible in Spain by George Borrow
  14. He saw it strike Shea fair on the forehead. – Hyacinth 1906 by George A. Birmingham
  15. Oberfield, Ferrati and Shea were badly hurt. – The Secret of the Ninth Planet by Donald Allen Wollheim
  16. Shea went for the doctor and Hogan to call Lieutenant Blake. – Marion's Faith. by Charles King

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