Storekeeper sentence example
- In 1767 he obtained a situation as translator in the excise office, and ten years later a post as storekeeper in a mercantile house.
- The accident kills the son of the local storekeeper (Lance Henriksen ).
- Being now twenty-one years of age, Abraham hired himself to Denton Offutt, a migratory trader and storekeeper then of Sangamon county, and he helped Offutt to build a flatboat and float it down the Sangamon, Illinois and Mississippi rivers to New Orleans.
- The accident kills the son of the local storekeeper (Lance Henriksen).
- Within the seven years next following he failed twice as a storekeeper and once as a farmer; but in the meantime acquired a taste for reading, of history especially, and read and re-read the history of Greece and Rome, of England, and of her American colonies.Advertisement
- In 1766 he was apprenticed to a storekeeper at Salem, in New England, and while in that employment occupied himself in chemical and mechanical experiments, as well as in engraving, in which he attained to some proficiency.