Wednesdays sentence example
There were to be a market on Wednesdays and a fair at Michaelmas.
In the parish of Tintagel is the hamlet of Bossiney which under the name of Tintagel received a charter (undated) from Richard king of the Romans, granting freedom to the borough and to the burgesses freedom from pontage and stallage throughout Cornwall, a market on Wednesdays and a three days' fair at Michaelmas.
All adherents of the sect seem to have kept three Lents in the year, as also to have fasted Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays of each week; in these fasts a diet of bread and water was usual.
In 1574 a charter of incorporation was granted, providing for a mayor and 11 burgesses, also for a market on Wednesdays and two fairs.
In the 14th century the abbot of Fecamp held weekly markets in the borough on Wednesdays and Saturdays, and fairs at the Nativity of the Virgin and the Feast of St Michael, by prescriptive right.Advertisement
The Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays of these weeks are the Ember days distinctively, the following Sundays being the days of ordination.
Besides Wednesdays and Fridays, there are four fasting seasons, Lent, Pentecost to SS.
He read prayers on Wednesdays and Fridays to himself and his clerk, beginning the exhortation "Dearly beloved Roger, the Scripture moveth you and me in sundry places."
All Wednesdays and Fridays are also fast days except those that occur in the period between Easter and Whitsunday.
By a statute of the reign of Queen Elizabeth it was enacted that none should eat flesh on " fish days " (the Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays throughout the year) without a licence, under a penalty.Advertisement
The chantry priest funded by his will was to pray on Wednesdays and Fridays for the souls of his parents and himself.
Accordingly, in the session of 1562-1563, Cecil forced upon an unwilling parliament "a politic ordinance on fish eating," by which the eating of flesh on fast days was made punishable by a fine of three pounds or three months' imprisonment, one meat dish being allowed on Wednesdays on condition that three fish dishes were present on the table.
Travel sites usually post their new rates on Wednesdays.
They can also be very useful for people with shift work schedules who may need to wake up at different times on different days, setting an alarm for 7 a.m. on Mondays while having the alarm go off at 10 a.m. on Wednesdays, for example.
For example, if payments arrive on Wednesdays, the weeks in the maternity pay period begin on Wednesday and end on Tuesday.Advertisement
On Wednesdays, the celebrated Food section gets published, and on Saturdays, the Home section appears.
Available from Wednesdays through Sundays, (Saturdays only during the holiday season), this San Francisco bay cruise is often regarded as the best around.
Adoption hours are 1 to 5 daily, with hours extended to 7 on Wednesdays.
Coordinated by the Multi State Lottery Association, the game is drawn on Wednesdays and Saturdays and is available in 30 states.
The Fort Worth Zoo offers half-price admission on Wednesdays, and the Fossil Rim Wildlife Center has discount Wednesdays.Advertisement
The park also offers a carload discount on Wednesdays and reduced rates in November, December, and March.
For example, the Philadelphia Zoo was running a "Wal-Mart Wednesdays" promotion in March 2010 that included 60 percent off the admission and parking fees for anyone who visited the zoo on a Wednesday.
Wednesdays are half-price admission days, with no special zoo coupon required.
Each week, Kristin hosts a spoiler chat on Mondays and Ausiello posts answers to his Ask Ausiello column on Wednesdays.
Some key days to travel inexpensively are Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays.Unless it is absolutely necessary for you to fly non-stop, elect to take as many stopovers as necessary.Advertisement
If you live in a large metropolitan area, Wednesdays are another great day for great used car deals.
William de Braose claimed to have a free market on Wednesdays and Saturdays.
A weekly market on Wednesdays was granted to John, earl of Richmond, in 1308 together with an eight days' fair beginning on the vigil of St Margaret's day, and in 1445 John de la Pole, earl of Suffolk, one of his successors as lord of the manor, received a further grant of the same market and also two yearly fairs, one on the feast of St Philip and St James and the other at Michaelmas.
The market is still held on Wednesdays, and in 1792 the Michaelmas fair and another on May-day were in existence.
In 1332 a market on Wednesdays and a fair at the Feast of St Peter ad Vincula were granted to Alice de Lisle and in 1405 this market was ratified and three additional fairs added, viz.
Of the markets and fairs only the markets on Wednesdays and Saturdays and a fair on the 6th of May remain.
A cattle market is also held on alternate Wednesdays under charter of 1765.
In 1822 the old fairs were abolished in favour of six fairs on the second Wednesdays in May, July, September, October, November and December.