Sentence Examples


  • It cannot be said that any one form of collector is superior all round.
  • When a water jet serves as collector, the pressure under which it issues should be practically constant.
  • Other elective officers are the mayor, city treasurer, city sergeant, commonwealth attorney, city collector, city auditor, sheriff and high constable, elected for four years; and clerks of the various courts elected for eight years.
  • He was the greatest collector of his age, his agents ransacking Europe to fill his museums with rare works of art.
  • He did not oppose Jackson in the matter of removals from office, but was not himself an active "spoilsman," and protested strongly against the appointment of Samuel Swartwout (1783-1856), who was later a defaulter to a large amount as collector of the port of New York.