Sentence Examples


  • From 1890 he was a member of the West Ham town council, being elected mayor in 1917.
  • Her stomach grumbled but the thought of a ham sandwich disgusted her.
  • Appointed by the London County Council 1 pp y y (4), the City of London and the City of Westminster (2 each), the other Metropolitan boroughs (1 each), the county councils of Middlesex, Hertfordshire, Essex, Kent and Surrey (1 each), borough of West Ham (2), various groups of other boroughs and urban districts, and the Thames and the Lea Conservancies.
  • In 1900 he contested West Ham unsuccessfully in the Labour interest, but in 1906 was elected to Parliament and came to the front as an active and energetic member of his party.
  • He piled ham, sandwich spread, lettuce, a tomato and bread in his arms and allowed the door to shut on its own.