Sentence Examples


  • SIR Reginald Palgrave (1829-1904) became a solicitor in 1851; but two years later was appointed a clerk in the House of Commons, becoming clerk of the House on the retirement of Sir Erskine May in 1886.
  • In 1801, on the formation of the Addington administration, he was appointed solicitor-general, and in 1802 he became attorneygeneral.
  • His political career began in 1742 with his appointment as solicitor-general.
  • In 1852 he was made solicitor-genera) for Scotland in Lord Derby's first ministry, three months later becoming Lord Advocate.
  • After serving as city clerk, city councillor, and city solicitor successively, he was elected in 1907 a member of the General Court, or House of Representatives, of Mass.

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