He was successful, in varying degrees in locating ninety-six.
The party was very successful and quite like other parties he had seen.
The diversion was successful, but the new subject was almost as sensitive.
Indeed, when some friend is trying to speak to Miss Keller, and the attempt is not proving successful, Miss Sullivan usually helps by spelling the lost words into Miss Keller's hand.
The story related the successful return of a young boy kidnapped from his San Francisco home.
So Dad had been successful after all.
Alex was successful in keeping the smile from his lips, but his eyes held a twinkle of amusement.
I hope you're successful in finding this guy.
ANGRA, or Angra Do Heroismo ("Bay of Heroism," a name given it in 1829, to commemorate its successful defence against the Miguelist party), the former capital of the Portuguese archipelago of the Azores, and chief town of an administrative district, comprising the islands of Terceira, St George and Graciosa.
If successful, I was appointed to request what I felt was needed.
Your second attempt was almost as successful as your first.
The life which men praise and regard as successful is but one kind.
I am not responsible for the successful working of the machinery of society.
"No one invited him in the first place," Dean grumbled, just as Mrs. Lincoln, the successful but bewildered hunter, returned for a second round.
Because when once a man starts on military service, he should try to make as successful a career of it as possible.
Guerrilla war (always successful, as history shows) directly infringes that rule.
Dean had been successful, for a four-figure charge, in securing a one way ticket with an open ended return, from Montrose, via Denver and Chicago, to Indianapolis.
To be successful in the world, for a while both English and one's native tongue will be requirements.
The radio channel played nonsensical songs from the 60's in a barely successful mission to lift her spirits.
By the time he was successful, he was nearly to the park, south of Ouray's hot spring pool.
It's a partnership, not a dictatorship ... a successful marriage, anyway.
The Roman arms were not very successful, and King Aretas retained his whole possessions, including Damascus, as a Roman ' See Edom, and (for the view that Mal.
Everyone has feelings, Claudette, though some people are extremely successful at hiding them.
None came close to the successful track record of those tips identified as coming from the notorious Psychic Tipster.
While she wasn't as successful as Martha, it usually ultimately worked.
Buoyed by his successful human authentication of Martha's bone, Dean decided to do further snooping.
Seven a.m. proved successful as a sleepy voice answered on the third ring.
The Spartans were successful but did not pursue their advantage, and soon afterwards the Athenians, seizing their opportunity, sallied forth again, and, after a victory under Myronides at Oenophyta, obtained the submission of all Boeotia, save Thebes, and of Phocis and Locris.
Talk was rarely heard in the ranks, and it ceased altogether every time the thud of a successful shot and the cry of "stretchers!" was heard.
Think of it; a one million dollar reward was offered and yet no one was successful but you.
Your father is a successful business man, and according to Sylvia, Denton is destined for the same.
He was the son of a raja of Thanesar, who gained prominence by successful wars against the Huns, and came to the throne in A.D.
Borlaug also promoted the process (which proved wildly successful) of having two wheat-growing seasons in Mexico, one in the highlands, then another in the valley regions.
Non-violence as a successful political tactic.
But during the regency, after Henry VI's accession, Beaufort was successful, and in 1426 became cardinal and legate.
Michel de Bourges was the counsel whose eloquent pleadings brought the suit for a judicial separation to a successful issue in 1836.'
His political career had not prevented Martos from rising into note at the bar, where he was successful for forty years.
I missed my calling as a wise and successful detective!
He's stalking us and he's going to be successful if Miss Julie spills the beans.
If Howie was successful and a tip was in order, Martha would call me and after Betsy would find the most appropriate authority to call, I'd convey the tip.
In Africa they were successful in expelling the garrisons placed in some of the coast towns by the Norman kings of Sicily.
In 278 Fabricius was elected consul for the second time, and was successful in negotiating terms of peace with Pyrrhus, who sailed away to Sicily.
Rudolph was not very successful in restoring internal peace to Germany.
He was educated in Coventry, became a successful merchant, traveled widely throughout Europe and for several years was the financial agent of Charles I.
Carlo was successful in repressing brigands, but had to deal with much distress from famine.
Though the rule of Podébrad had proved very successful and Bohemia had under it obtained a degree of prosperity which had been unknown since the time of Charles IV., the Calixtine king had many enemies among the Romanist members of the powerful Bohemian nobility.
And from every experience they have had in their lives, we would be able to infer what was successful and what was not successful.
In 1736, Claudius Aymand performed the first successful appendectomy on an eleven-year-old boy.
Before he came up with the hussars, several adjutants met him with news of the successful result of the action.
No doubt, Mr. O'Hara would be as successful searching for his daughter.
Other problems connected with his family interests served to complicate the situation and eventually to prevent the successful consummation of many of his plans.
The French and Venetians were at first successful, but on the 6th of June met overwhelming defeat at Novara.
In the following year Podébrad was more successful in his resistance to his many enemies, but his death on the 22nd of March 1471 put a stop to the war.
He was successful in winning the support of many of the younger princes, and in establishing a new court of justice, the members of which were named by himself.
Wide as were Virchow's studies, and successful as he was in all, yet the foremost place must be given to his achievements in pathological investigation.
As an original worker Kundt was especially successful in the domains of sound and light.
Miss Sullivan knew at the beginning that Helen Keller would be more interesting and successful than Laura Bridgman, and she expresses in one of her letters the need of keeping notes.
Successful feuds with the bishops of Strassburg and Basel further augmented his wealth and his reputation; rights over various tracts of land were purchased from abbots and others; and he was also the possessor of large estates in the regions now known as Switzerland and Alsace.
A successful well in Marion county, near Mannington, far from the region of the earlier wells, was drilled in 1889, and the output of the state increased from 119,448 bbls.
Next year he returned to take part in the second rising, but, this proving no more successful than the first, he again took refuge in Scotland.
What if their marriage wasn't successful and she lost both?
It is not quite easy to see why he abandoned this successful policy in order to hasten on a war with Sparta, and neither the Corcyrean alliance nor the Megarian decree seems justified by the facts as known to us, though commercial motives may have played a part which we cannot now gauge.