Usage examples for ticker

  1. The knight of the ticker jerked his head and raised a hand, and before Halloway's own arms had descended from the heights to which his yawn had stretched them, he found two pistols squarely presented to his broad chest, and heard a voice instruct with unmistakable finality, " Keep them hands up!" – A Pagan of the Hills by Charles Neville Buck
  2. What comes in at th' ticker goes out at th' wine agent. – Observations by Mr. Dooley by Finley Peter Dunne
  3. Eternal vigilance cannot watch liberty and the ticker at the same time. – Lady Baltimore by Owen Wister
  4. He stood at the ticker, with the tape in one hand, while with the other he held the telephone receiver to his ear. – Friday, the Thirteenth by Thomas W. Lawson
  5. Mostly, a ticker and a chain. – Best Russian Short Stories by Various
  6. He says of such people that 'eternal vigilance cannot watch liberty and the ticker at the same time. – Lady Baltimore by Owen Wister
  7. He had his offices, his stock- ticker, his warfare. – The Voice in the Fog by Harold MacGrath
  8. And as you ain't going to part with that ticker on no consideration, I'll tell you what it's worth, old as it is. – The Orange-Yellow Diamond by J. S. Fletcher
  9. The ticker does not reel off the changing values. – The-Grand-Canyon-of-Arizona-how-to-see-it by James, George Wharton
  10. But she's there- an 'ere's a ticker beatin' true to 'er." – The Dop Doctor by Clotilde Inez Mary Graves
  11. " By the way, Ally, how's your ticker doing these days? – Syndrome by Thomas Hoover
  12. Kate had been standing with her back to the ticket station window, but now she turned, and through the ticker- seller's window envisaged the pale, bitterly sullen face of Lena Vroom. – The Precipice by Elia Wilkinson Peattie
  13. Now that you've found that rubbish, I suppose there'll be no holding you; you'll go back to listen to the ticker just when I had begun to have some hope of you! – The Madness of May by Meredith Nicholson
  14. And we haven't any ticker to warn us to get under cover. – Wyoming, a Story of the Outdoor West by William MacLeod Raine
  15. The ticker kicks up once in a while, that's all. – Martyr by Alan Edward Nourse
  16. About noon a customer in the outer office- there were half a dozen of them watching the ticker- handed an " extra" to the clerk, who brought it to me. – Colonel Carter's Christmas and The Romance of an Old-Fashioned Gentleman by F. Hopkinson Smith
  17. But, dear, there is another mart, Where ticks the ticker called my heart; And there exhaustless funds await, To back my bankrupt trust in Fate; For you will find, as I have found, The old, old logic yet is sound, And love still makes the world go round. – The Firing Line by Robert W. Chambers
  18. The conception of the stock ticker dates from this incident." – Edison, His Life and Inventions by Frank Lewis Dyer and Thomas Commerford Martin
  19. The ticker recorded a rise in the price of Transcontinental of a point and a half, upon a purchase of five thousand shares; and then half a point for two thousand more. – The Metropolis by Upton Sinclair