Usage examples for shipment

  1. There is, first, the task of getting the shipment out of one country, and, second, the task of getting it into another country. – Cuba, Old and New by Albert Gardner Robinson
  2. He permitted his fancy to float with the waving pennon out over the valley down the river, where it set him aboard a log raft with his first shipment of copper matte and set him drifting down to the coast, where he could either sell to the United Metals Company or ship by sea to California smelters. – The Mystery of The Barranca by Herman Whitaker
  3. The initial success led to an experimental shipment of tobacco from Virginia in 1613. This was of pleasing taste and was well received in some quarters. – The First Seventeen Years: Virginia 1607-1624 by Charles E. Hatch
  4. It will be a great favor if you will hasten the shipment of this stove as much as possible, since it is urgently needed in a summer cottage that I have for rent. – Practical Grammar and Composition by Thomas Wood
  5. If he could push through the plan to charge the states for every day Duncannon kept a prisoner after the criminal was ready for shipment then the various states should each pay, as a rough estimate showed.... – Take the Reason Prisoner by John Joseph McGuire
  6. We found the machinery that I think you can best use here, and had it prepared for shipment – The Blue Birds' Winter Nest by Lillian Elizabeth Roy
  7. Our allies in Europe can safely rely upon the shipment of 500, 000, 000 bushels from the United States and Canada. – The Desert of Wheat by Zane Grey
  8. A few days after that I went down to the foreman's house late in the afternoon to see him about a shipment we had to make. – Ma Pettengill by Harry Leon Wilson
  9. MacWilliams has found out where Burke hid his shipment of arms. – Soldiers of Fortune by Richard Harding Davis
  10. A shipment by one of these firms would then at once have been marked down as destined for Germany, and would have run risk of capture. – My Three Years in America by Johann Heinrich Andreas Hermann Albrecht Graf von Bernstorff
  11. 7195. You think that shipment and re- shipment would not cost 1s. – Second Shetland Truck System Report by William Guthrie
  12. Often an early shipment gets the best price. – Profitable Squab Breeding by Carl Dare
  13. " To preserving and mounting two big- horn heads- To packing for shipment The other man took the bill. – Northwest! by Harold Bindloss
  14. I went down to the dock yesterday to see it prepared for shipment and its sad story was almost told in the scars upon it. – The Last Cruise of the Saginaw by George H. Read
  15. " You are about to receive a shipment of Scotch whisky that you ordered last month. – Perfect Behavior A Guide for Ladies and Gentlemen in all Social Crises by Donald Ogden Stewart
  16. Ned had no idea where they were, where they had been stored, but he believed that, somewhere in the shipment of gold, full instructions for its use had been given. – Boy Scouts in a Submarine by G. Harvey Ralphson
  17. The only thing they could do was to wait until they had sufficient of any grade to make a shipment of from 8, 000 to 10, 000 bushels of that grade and try to place it somewhere in the East. – Deep Furrows by Hopkins Moorhouse
  18. The production of the goods for shipment was a matter for provincial direction. – History of Farming in Ontario by C. C. James
  19. During the intervening months I had observed and recorded as much as possible the growing indignation in Germany because the United States permitted the shipment of arms and ammunition to the Allies. – Germany, The Next Republic? by Carl W. Ackerman