Sentence Examples


  • It came, however, to be the practice to impose some restrictions, as on clerks twice married.
  • C. 85) gave criminal jurisdiction over beneficed clerks (concurrent with ' that of the tribunal under 3 & 4 Vict.
  • On the most burning question, that of criminous clerks, he offered a compromise.
  • But his whole official career was a constant struggle with narrow routine and personal jealousy on the part of the boyars and clerks of the council.
  • The spirit of indiscipline had begun to reach the lower classes of state employees, especially the school teachers and the postal and telegraph clerks, and at one time it seemed as though the country were about to face a situation similar to that which arose in France in the spring of 1909.