Sentence Examples


  • The state dispensary was opposed by the old conservative faction, by the saloon keepers, and by the radical prohibitionists.
  • East London Hospital for Children and Dispensary for Women; Shadwell (1868).
  • The dispensary soon developed into the New hospital for women, and there she worked for over twenty years.
  • A state dispensary system for the sale of intoxicating liquors was authorized by the constitution, but the popular vote in 1908 was unfavourable to the continuance of the system, the sentiment seeming to be for rigid prohibition of the sale of intoxicating liquors.
  • A prohibition bill introduced in the legislature of 1892 was, through the influence of the Tillman Reform faction, replaced by a substitute measure, which established a dispensary system, based upon the Gothenburg plan.