In return for this the Republicans would agree to put up no candidate
the following year, when Scully himself came up for reelection as the other alderman from the ward.
A fourth candidate
was expected to present herself on the next day; and, until she made her appearance, Noel Vanstone positively declined removing from the metropolis.
I myself have seen two or three candidates
break a limb.
They seemed to our poor wits, and according to their own accounts, to be constantly polling people by tens of thousands, yet never bringing their candidates
in for anything.
as they have sent us, and such stuff as they preach
Since then the Avonlea church had enjoyed a variety of religious dissipation in listening to the many and various candidates
and "supplies" who came Sunday after Sunday to preach on trial.
The men were down, and the candidates
had been housed in various colleges, and had dined in hall.
The store is on a corner about which coveys of ragged-plumed, hilarious children play and become candidates
for the cough drops and soothing syrups that wait for them inside.
Then follow several stout sets-to between the other candidates
for the new hat, and at last come the shepherd and Willum Smith.
And very likely Emmy was jealous too, upon her own part, as what mother is not, of those who would manage her children for her, or become candidates
for the first place in their affections.
Why, I'd sooner fight before broke-down old plugs of work-horses that's candidates
for chicken-meat, than before them rotten bunches of stiffs with nothin' thicker'n water in their veins, an' Contra Costa water at that when the rains is heavy on the hills.
It is not long since guns were discharged from a window in this town at the successful candidates
in an election, and the coachman of one of them was actually shot in the body, though not dangerously wounded.