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Usage examples for southern

  1. " I have taken not a few prisoners in or off Southern ports, and it would not greatly surprise me if I should meet some one I had met before," said Christy, in French, as he resumed his seat by the side of the detective. – Fighting for the Right by Oliver Optic
  2. She entered the cabin by a narrow door in the southern end. – The Story Of Kennett by Bayard Taylor
  3. The sun of France has made them alike; a light and happy sun, not too southern, but just southern enough. – Another Sheaf by John Galsworthy
  4. Where is your court of justice in any Southern State where the black man can secure protection? – History of the Thirty-Ninth Congress of the United States by Wiliam H. Barnes
  5. Success for the negroes of the North would mean better conditions for southern negroes. – Negro Migration during the War by Emmett J. Scott
  6. Such is the force of the passion in southern hearts. – Venetian Life by W. D. Howells
  7. Villages, churches, country- seats, farm- houses, and cottages were scattered over every part of the southern valley. – The Dairyman's Daughter by Legh Richmond
  8. Was it a Southern spread? – Molly Brown's Senior Days by Nell Speed
  9. I have heard so much about Southern hospitality, would it be asking too much for me to rest here awhile? – A Republic Without a President and Other Stories by Herbert Ward
  10. I looked again and there was no Southern Cross. – Flash-lights from the Seven Seas by William L. Stidger Commentator: Bishop Francis J. McConnell
  11. He talked in his usual manner with the old negro telling him of the many cities in which his contracts compelled him to act ere he would again visit his beautiful southern home. – Watch Yourself Go By by Al. G. Field
  12. I wouldn't be aboard of you for my share of the Southern trip- and mackerel away up in G, too. – The Seiners by James B. (James Brendan) Connolly
  13. I was already nearing the southern limit of my travels, and my return northward had not been productive of the sort of subject- matter I desired. – The House of Martha by Frank R. Stockton
  14. Only on the high southern cliffs the fires still shone. – Patsy by S. R. Crockett
  15. It is not simply a Southern question. – The Complete Essays of C. D. Warner by Charles Dudley Warner
  16. A southern Indian translated. – Grenfell: Knight-Errant of the North by Fullerton Waldo
  17. Good- looking and coming from an excellent Southern family, he was a great favourite with all. – Jane Cable by George Barr McCutcheon
  18. There is not then, in the southern sky, any star analogous to Polaris in the northern heavens. – The Fundamental Principles of Old and New World Civilizations by Zelia Nuttall
  19. Didn't it never occur to you, suh, 'at he thinks practically all Southern w'ite gen'elmen is a heap more hot- haided an' fiery- blooded 'en whut the run of 'em really is? – J. Poindexter, Colored by Irvin Shrewsbury Cobb
  20. The Edge of the World has always meant a place where usual things are different; and my southern stretch of beach was that, because of roots. – Edge of the Jungle by William Beebe
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