Sentence Examples

  • 31, 1810) occupied Seville and escaping thence to Cadiz, the Supreme Junta resigned its powers to a regency of five members (Feb.
  • For conditions since 1902 consult the Informe Mensual (1903-) of the Junta Superior de Sanidad.
  • When the French invasion took place in 1808 he was employed by the junta of Asturias and placed in command of a newly raised battalion.
  • Godoys agents, the ministers, were swept aside by the popular revolt, .and their place was taken by local juntas, or committees, and then by a central junta formed from among them, which ruled despotically in the name of the captive king.
  • An attempt of the Spanish party to make Balthasar de Cisneros president of the junta failed, and the ex-viceroy retired to Montevideo.