Mackinnon sentence example
- His marriage in 1848 with Miss Mackinnon, a Scottish lady, remained without issue.
- Bargash in 1877 offered to Sir (then Mr) William Mackinnon a lease of all his mainland territory.
- The sultan was forced to acknowledge their validity, and to grant a German company a lease of his mainland territories south of the mouth of the Umba river, a British company formed by Mackinnon taking a lease of the territories north of that point.
- On the south-west shore are the Boat Cave and Mackinnon's or the Cormorants' Cave.
- Mackinnon, being sent with a small force with the object of securing the chief, was attacked in a narrow defile by a large body of Kaffirs, and compelled to retreat with some loss.Advertisement
- At the head of 150 mounted riflemen, accompanied by Colonel Mackinnon, he dashed out of the fort, and, through a heavy fire of the enemy, rode to King William's Town - a distance of 12 m.
- A secret combination was formed with the Kaffirs to take up arms to sweep the Europeans away and establish a Hottentot republic. Within a fortnight of the attack on Colonel Mackinnon the Kat river Hottentots were also in arms. Their revolt was followed by that of the Hottentots at other missionary stations; and part of the Hottentots of the Cape Mounted Rifles followed their example, including the very men who had escorted the governor from Fort Cox.
- Mackinnon, and afterwards taken over by the British government, made her first trip on the lake.
- To use the expression of Sir William Mackinnon, the shareholders have been compelled in some cases to "take out their dividends in philanthropy."
- But Donald MacKinnon's on secularized eschatology was not.Advertisement