Sentence Examples

  • In 1875 Burgers proceeded to Europe with the project of raising a loan for the construction of a railway to Delagoa Bay.
  • Muller in Die Burgers and Schlosser Sii.darabiens (Vienna, 1879-1881).
  • Having failed with Brand, the Boers invited the Rev. Thomas Francois Burgers, a member of a well-known Cape Colony family and a minister of the Dutch Reformed Church, to allow himself to be nominated.
  • Burgers accepted the offer, and in 1872 was elected president.
  • The appointment of Burgers to the presidency in 1872 was a new departure.