Public-houses Sentence Examples
The Army operates (1) by outdoor meetings and processions; (2) by visiting public-houses, prisons, private houses; (3) by holding meetings in theatres, factories and other unusual buildings; (4) by using the most popular song-tunes and the language of everyday life, &c.; (5) by making every convert a dailywitness for Christ, both in public and private.
In the third session Prynne was once more, on the 13th of May 1664, censured for altering the draft of a bill relating to public-houses after commitment, but the house again, upon his submission remitted the offence, and he again appears on the committee of privileges in November and afterwards.
His contemporary popularity is indicated by the number of inns and public-houses which took his name and had his portrait as sign-board.
Its nearness to the public houses gave the nonconformists cause for complaint.
All shops and public houses closed and muffled peals on the church bells.Advertisement
The best run public houses are not immune to this problem.
They also handled administrative matters such as the licenses for owners of public houses and itinerant traders.
Having waited there for Rostopchin who did not turn up, they became convinced that Moscow would be surrendered, and then dispersed all about the town to the public houses and cookshops.