At the appointed hour the prince, powdered and shaven, entered the dining room.
On the morning of the day that the young couple were to arrive, Princess Mary entered the antechamber as usual at the time appointed for the morning greeting.
As for the jury, the members whispered to each other for a few minutes before they appointed their spokesperson.
She appointed him to the most esteemed position on her cabinet as a show of trust and honor.
He was excited to be appointed to a committee where he could make a real difference in policy.
If successful, I was appointed to request what I felt was needed.
Then he would have appointed her executor or something.
Yes, my lord. She quit and appointed Gabriel in her stead.
He was elected to Congress, he was chosen judge of the supreme court of Tennessee, he was appointed general in the army, and lastly he was for eight years the president of the United States.
We appointed you the boss.
I was left sitting on my hands until the appointed hour of Howie's nap before Betsy assigned me the chore of remaining in the small room while he slept.
In December 1691 he was appointed receiver of the tithes which were originally paid to the bishop of Utrecht, and five years later was nominated to the professorship of eloquence and history.
Without consulting the New York senators, Garfield appointed William H.
Wade was appointed to the post of collector in the first instance, and after a short tenure of office was succeeded by Mr II.
But it is more likely, as suggested by Richard Chandler (Life of Waynflete, 1811), that it was some Yorkist attack on him in progress in the papal court, to meet which he appointed next day 19 proctors to act for him.
In 1845 he was sent to Rome by Guizot to discuss the question of the Jesuits, being finally appointed ambassador of France at Rome.
Boris Drubetskoy had asked the important personage on whom he was in attendance, to include him in the suite appointed for the stay at Tilsit.
On the appointed day Prince Andrew entered Count Arakcheev's waiting room at nine in the morning.
She was followed by Petya who always kept close to her, by Michael, a huntsman, and by a groom appointed to look after her.
A few hours ago, my wife was calling Molly's mother Julie a bitch, now, with a quickly appointed kinship, she was her assigned sister!
Did he think I was the tipster, solely because the public consensus appointed the psychic a female?
Benjamin Hoadly, the newly-appointed bishop of Bangor, scented the opportunity and wrote a speedy and able reply, Preservative against the Principles and Practices of Non-Jurors, in which his own Erastian position was recommended and sincerity proposed as the only test of truth.
In 1734 he was appointed under-secretary of state, and he soon gained a position of great personal influence with George II.
On the accession of the latter to the throne, Andrew Stone was appointed treasurer to Queen Charlotte, and attaching himself to Lord Bute he became an influential member of the party known as "the king's friends," whose meetings were frequently held at his house.
Midas, king of Phrygia, who had been appointed judge, declared in favour of Marsyas, and Apollo punished Midas by changing his ears into ass's ears.
For the time the future form of government was left undecided, but Kossuth was appointed responsible governor.
In the following year he was appointed successor to the celebrated Perizonius, who had held the chair of history, Greek language and eloquence at Leiden.
He was subsequently appointed professor of history for the United Provinces and chief librarian.
In 1872 he was appointed to the supreme command of the newly established Austrian Landwehr, to the organization of which he devoted many years of work.
He is said to have been a slave and to have been appointed king at the command of St Cuthbert, who appeared to Eadred the abbot of Carlisle in a dream.
In the reign of Edgar, Oslac was appointed earl of southern Northumbria, but he was banished at the beginning of the following reign.
During his tenancy of office the system adopted at Shanghai was applied to the other treaty ports, so that when on Mr Lay's resignation Mr Hart was appointed inspector-general of foreign customs, he found himself at the head of an organization which collected a revenue of upwards of eight million taels per annum at fourteen treaty ports.
He was appointed inspector-general of higher education in 1876, and after his election as life senator in 1881 he continued to take an active interest in educational questions, especially as affected by compulsory military service.
Before 1838, when Bolton was incorporated, the town was governed by a boroughreeve and two constables appointed at the annual court-leet.
Educated at Leipzig and Berlin, he became extraordinary professor in 1883 and ordinary professor in 1892 of Egyptology in the university of Berlin, and in 1885 he was appointed director of the Egyptian department of the royal museum.
Other officers are the clerk of the county court, elected for six years, the sheriff, who also acts as tax-collector and treasurer, the prosecuting attorney, one or two assessors, the surveyor of lands and the superintendent of free schools, all elected for the term of four years; the sheriff may not serve two consecutive full terms. In addition there are boards appointed or elected by various authorities and charged with specific duties.
These are all under the supervision of a state board of control of three members, appointed by the governor, which was created in 1909, and also has control of the finances of the state educational system.
A state board of education, consisting of the state superintendent and five other persons appointed by him, constitutes a state board of examiners (for special primary, high school and professional certificates) and prescribes the course of study.
There is also a state school book commission, consisting of the state superintendent and eight other members appointed by the governor.
They are governed by a board of regents consisting of the state superintendent and six other members appointed by the governor.
West Virginia demurred, but was overruled, and on the 4th of May 1908 a master was appointed to take testimony.
They are elected or appointed to protect the rights of the citizens, yet they become the agents of their death.
Tikhon knew that neither the son's arrival nor any other unusual event must be allowed to disturb the appointed order of the day.
In 1806 the old prince was made one of the eight commanders in chief then appointed to supervise the enrollment decreed throughout Russia.
At the appointed hour, however, he entered the modest house Speranski owned in the Taurida Gardens.
That same day Kutuzov was appointed commander-in- chief with full powers over the armies and over the whole region occupied by them.
The latter was very attentive to Anna Pavlovna because he wanted to be appointed director of one of the educational establishments for young ladies.
Though Petya would remain in the service, this transfer would give the countess the consolation of seeing at least one of her sons under her wing, and she hoped to arrange matters for her Petya so as not to let him go again, but always get him appointed to places where he could not possibly take part in a battle.
In his imagination he appointed days for assemblies at the palace of the Tsars, at which Russian notables and his own would mingle.
He mentally appointed a governor, one who would win the hearts of the people.
Next day the troops assembled in their appointed places in the evening and advanced during the night.
Only Count Orlov-Denisov with his Cossacks (the least important detachment of all) got to his appointed place at the right time.
Meantime, according to the dispositions which said that "the First Column will march" and so on, the infantry of the belated columns, commanded by Bennigsen and directed by Toll, had started in due order and, as always happens, had got somewhere, but not to their appointed places.
The pope would have appointed Lucifer a cardinal with what was done to that woman.'
Quinn, consider it a personal favor... from the guy you appointed boss.
A kiss and an eyes-closed hug was all they were allowed, followed by a smiling promise from the state-appointed villain, "We'll be in touch."
The 'holding cell' was a lavishly appointed 700 square foot room.
He was appointed professor of physics at Berlin in 1839, and died there on the 12th of July 1877.
It was impossible first because--as experience shows that a three-mile movement of columns on a battlefield never coincides with the plans--the probability of Chichagov, Kutuzov, and Wittgenstein effecting a junction on time at an appointed place was so remote as to be tantamount to impossibility, as in fact thought Kutuzov, who when he received the plan remarked that diversions planned over great distances do not yield the desired results.
He appointed himself as my big brother... when we were still toddlers, I think.