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.
  • It forbade the granting of passes except to certain specified classes, - a provision entirely absent from the original measure.
  • The Commonwealth legislation thus made provision for the aged poor in the three states which up to 1908 had not accepted the principle of old age pensions, and also for those who, owing to their having resided in more than one state, were debarred from receiving pension in any.
  • 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.
  • Until other provision was made, the governor-general was to have a salary of £10,000, paid by the Commonwealth.