Sentence Examples

  • He was also, as he tells us himself, alderman of a London ward and an active partisan in municipal politics.
  • The ordinances were enforced by an alderman with the assistance of two or more deputies, or by one or two masters, wardens or keepers.
  • In the 16th century it was governed by an alderman, bailiff and constable.
  • And where the borough has a separate court of quarter sessions the council appoint Sheriff, a fit and proper person, not an alderman or councillor, to coroner.
  • A puritan may go to his brown-bread crust with as gross an appetite as ever an alderman to his turtle.

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