Sentence Examples


  • It cannot be said that any one form of collector is superior all round.
  • When a water jet serves as collector, the pressure under which it issues should be practically constant.
  • He was the greatest collector of his age, his agents ransacking Europe to fill his museums with rare works of art.
  • Other elective officers are the mayor, city treasurer, city sergeant, commonwealth attorney, city collector, city auditor, sheriff and high constable, elected for four years; and clerks of the various courts elected for eight years.
  • From 1874 to 1880 he was treasurer of Virginia, and from 1885 until his death near Lloyds, Virginia, on the 18th of July 1887, was collector of the Port of Tappahannock, Virginia.