Sentence Examples


  • Notwithstanding the offices he had filled he died poor, and provision had to be made for his daughter out of the funds of the state.
  • In cases where statutes did touch the question of regulation, they had to do with the operation of trains and with the provision of facilities for shippers and passengers, rather than with questions of rates.
  • It forbade the granting of passes except to certain specified classes, - a provision entirely absent from the original measure.
  • The new licences were to terminate in 1911 without any provision for purchase or compensation in that year, but with the option to the government to purchase the plant of the licensees in 1890, 1897, or 1904 at a price to be determined by arbitration.
  • In 1868 Denver became the capital, but feeling in the southern counties was then so strong against Denver that provision was made for a popular vote on the situation of the capital five years after Colorado should become a state.