Sentence Examples


  • Several states are offering bounties to encourage its cultivation at home.
  • Bounties on certain minerals and metals are also given by some of the provinces.
  • To pay bounties to soldiers in the Civil War a debt of $237,000 was contracted; but in 1870 only $90,000 of it was still outstanding.
  • Sugar-beet culture was tried in the years following 1890 with indifferent success until the introduction of bounties in 1901.
  • Between 1700 and 1777 the board of trustees expended nearly £850,000 on the promotion of the linen trade,] and in addition parliamentary bounties were paid on a considerable scale.