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  1. So much so, that towards the end of last century an enthusiastic German, von Zach, after some search himself for the expected planet, arranged a committee of observing astronomers, or, as he termed it, a body of astronomical detective police, to begin a systematic search for this missing subject of the sun. – Pioneers of Science by Oliver Lodge
  2. The following ministers were present, Mr. Patrik Gillespie, Mr. David Dicksone, Doctor Jhone Strang, Mr. Zach. – The Works of the Rev. Hugh Binning by Hugh Binning
  3. Old Zollicoffer got ez bad a licken ez ever Gineral Zach Taylor gi'n the Mexicans. – The Red Acorn by John McElroy
  4. I recollect one evening his saying to me; " Bourrienne, write to the Minister of War, and tell him to select a fine brace of pistols, of the Versailles manufacture, and send them, in my name, to General Zach. – The Project Gutenberg Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte by Bourrienne, Constant, and Stewarton
  5. Hit do look foolish fu' a man ez ol' ez me to be a runnin' 'roun' de worl' a spen'in' money dis away, but hit do seem so ha'd to git Zach home." – The Strength of Gideon and Other Stories Strength of Gideon; Mammy Peggy's Pride; Viney's Free Papers; The Fruitful Sleeping of The Rev. Elisha Edwards; The Ingrate; The Case of 'Ca'line'; The Finish of Patsy Barnes; One Man's Fortunes; Jim's Probation; U by Paul Laurence Dunbar
  6. The Widda Andrews, he says, - Zach Sewell's gal? – Alec Lloyd, Cowpuncher by Eleanor Gates
  7. Signer Giovanni Battista Belloro, an advocate of Savona, has strenuously maintained this claim in an ingenious disputation, dated May 12th, 1826, in form of a letter to the Baron du Zach, editor of a valuable astronomical and geographical journal, published monthly at Genoa. – The Life and Voyages of Christopher Columbus (Vol. II) by Washington Irving
  8. Howdsomever it's mighty much of a joke on me, 'r my name's not Zach Jones!" – Hoosier Mosaics by Maurice Thompson
  9. He thought he had a " good 'un" on Zach, and nothing short of lightning could have killed him quick enough to prevent his telling it. – Hoosier Mosaics by Maurice Thompson
  10. Floribel laughed, and looked at Zach, but thought she would not remind her grandmother that he was her grandfather. – The Magician's Show Box and Other Stories by Lydia Maria Child
  11. Zach had started in for a Christmas celebration, but they took him into an empty room. – The Strength of Gideon and Other Stories Strength of Gideon; Mammy Peggy's Pride; Viney's Free Papers; The Fruitful Sleeping of The Rev. Elisha Edwards; The Ingrate; The Case of 'Ca'line'; The Finish of Patsy Barnes; One Man's Fortunes; Jim's Probation; U by Paul Laurence Dunbar
  12. Here the landlord, whose name was Zach Aldrich, to which was added the title of Colonel, as a mark of distinction, for having commanded with great gallantry the Barnstable Invincibles. – The Life and Adventures of Maj. Roger Sherman Potter by "Pheleg Van Trusedale" A pseudonym for Francis Colburn Adams
  13. Zach now more nervously clasped the hand of the young woman. – Hoosier Mosaics by Maurice Thompson
  14. When she opened it, in bounded Floribel, kissed her grandmother, and caught up little Zach, dancing all about the room, in great delight. – The Magician's Show Box and Other Stories by Lydia Maria Child
  15. Zach, I thought you'd killed that creater'!" – Hoosier Mosaics by Maurice Thompson
  16. They could not remember a time since they had known Zach Shackelford when by any stretch of imagination he could possibly have been considered good. – The Strength of Gideon and Other Stories Strength of Gideon; Mammy Peggy's Pride; Viney's Free Papers; The Fruitful Sleeping of The Rev. Elisha Edwards; The Ingrate; The Case of 'Ca'line'; The Finish of Patsy Barnes; One Man's Fortunes; Jim's Probation; U by Paul Laurence Dunbar
  17. " Shakin' like forty- a'n't ye, Zach? – Hoosier Mosaics by Maurice Thompson
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