How to use Townspeople in a sentence
Yet in the privilegium granted to the townspeople by Frederick I.
They rotated through the various properties, leaving when the townspeople started to realize they were not aging.
The audience, composed of students and townspeople, interrupted him with the cry "Quid de anima."
She continued to laugh, "Don't you worry that news will spread, and the townspeople will come after you with torches and stakes?"
Aside from the chunks missing along the edges from the townspeople dragging it, it looked like it was in good shape.Advertisement
The townspeople, encouraged and reinforced by this aid from without, at once rose in revolt, and, attacking the Spanish troops, disarmed them and drove them to take refuge in the citadel (28th July).
He is called by the townspeople Jean de Nivelles, a celebrated baron of the 15th century whose title eventually became merged in that of the count de Homes (Horn).
As a pastoral god he would give luck to the flocks and herds; when worshipped by townspeople, he would give luck to the merchant, the orator, the traveller and the athlete.
He himself encouraged the establishment of another kind of municipal school at Como, where the leading townspeople subscribed for the maintenance of the school, and the control, including the appointment of teachers, remained in the hands of the subscribers.
After lodging her four sisters, Teresa returned to the Incarnation; but, when the secret was discovered, Carmelites and townspeople were alike furious.Advertisement
From this island it was possible to exercise a certain control over the townspeople, and a consul was stationed there to watch affairs.
Fifty years ago the chapel was bought by the townspeople and opened as a museum.
The doctor tries to warn the townspeople of this danger.
Today is when your new Town Mayor has the opportunity to tell the townspeople of his or her plans for the coming year.
As a result 178 boroughs were granted permission to allow the townspeople to have their own councils.Advertisement
In all these offices he served the townspeople well.
The shows were free, paid for by wealthy townspeople who wanted to become popular with ordinary people.
Pacing is incredibly slow and there are few action scenes, there is however a lot of characterisation and interplay between the various townspeople.
Cunningham Park is under the control of the trustees of a fund left for the benefit of the township, and contains a gymnasium, skating-pond, tennis courts, &c., open to townspeople only.
The audience, composed of students and townspeople, interrupted him with the cry Quid de anima?Advertisement
The townspeople heard about this new dish and came to the Malmesbury Abbey to try it.
Local townspeople thronged to ' open days ' in early December.
Birthday List It 's important to give townspeople greetings and gifts on their birthday, to get in their good graces.
To help them out, many of the townspeople had a party for them and bestowed upon them many useful household items.
While you mostly kill enemies or the bad guy's bosses or take over a town, you do have basic exploratory modes which allows you to find treasure, talk to other townspeople, buy and sell weapons and equip your army.Advertisement
It includes several of the family members as well as several of the more memorable townspeople.
The Commissioner decided not to make the name change after vocal appeals from townspeople, Monopoly players worldwide and a written plea from the Parker Brothers President at the time.
The curator will often know quite a bit about the local history and the more notable townspeople.
Historical societies and foundations often have large collections of local history, especially about the townspeople.
The tale spread throughout the town, and the townspeople decided to investigate the old Ordinance Plant.
Numerous other sightings were reported by townspeople from 1966 to 1967.
The townspeople could have been receiving psychic visions of the bridge collapse or some kind of warning or messenger in the form of the Mothman.
He swung the bay around and left her to the townspeople.
Still, there was one question she couldn't ask the townspeople.
The first account of the borough and its privileges is contained in an inquisition taken in 1333 after the death of Anthony, bishop of Durham, which shows that the burgesses held the town with the markets and fairs at a fee-farm rent of 40 marks yearly, and that they had two reeves who sat in court with the bishop's bailiff to hear the disputes of the townspeople.
On the 10th of February 1775 at the North Bridge (between the present Salem and Danvers) the first armed resistance was offered to the royal troops, when Colonel Leslie with the 64th regiment, sent to find cannon hidden in the Salem "North Fields," was held in check by the townspeople.
The seats are arranged on a kind of sloping wedge, in such a manner that every one has an almost equally good view of the stage, for there are no boxes, and the only galleries are quite at the back, one, the Fiirstenloge, being reserved for distinguished guests, the other, above it, for the townspeople.
Without the fulfillment of this task the spread of radio will remain a plaything for the privileged circles of the townspeople.
The townspeople show a bias in favour of French habits and fashions.
It explains how the Gallo-Roman villa gave place to the village, with its fortified castle, the residence of the lord; how new towns were formed by the side of old, some of which disappeared; how the townspeople united in corporations; and how the communal bond proved to be a powerful instrument of cohesion.
He was the arbiter of townspeople, of feudal lords and of kings.