The assizes begin here at Carmarthen on the 29th of next month.
"Cousin Henry" by Anthony Trollope
The king was highly displeased, and threatened to have the jury indicted for a wilful error upon an assize.
"Memoirs of Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds" by Charles Mackay
He recommended the establishment of an additional circuit and of a second assize.
"The Rise of Canada, from Barbarism to Wealth and Civilisation" by Charles Roger
Which at Request of sd Devin and by ord'r of his Maj'ties Justices of Assize etc.
"Privateering and Piracy in the Colonial Period" by Various
Meere succeeded at the assizes in sustaining his right to the bailiwick.
"Sir Walter Ralegh" by William Stebbing
Some years before, when he stood in the Assize Court, a venerable judge had told him so.
"War and the Weird" by Forbes Phillips
She went to the last assizes, and fell in with some dragoon officers at a ball.
"Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine - Volume 55, No. 343, May 1844" by Various
I should not appear before the Assizes!
"Nobody's Boy" by Hector Malot
From eight to ten of these desperate characters were sent to Cork for trial at every assize of Bear Haven.
"The Continental Monthly, Vol 3 No 3, March 1863" by Various
The Bloody Assize had left its terror on the Whigs.
"History of the English People, Volume VII (of 8)" by John Richard Green
"Still, in perpetual judgment,
I hold assize within,
With sure reward of holiness,
And dread rebuke of sin.
"The Vision Of Echard" by John Greenleaf Whittier
The flowers with the hardy eyes,
The bread that feeds the gods,
These will be you till Last Assize
When I'm improper sods.
"Days Pass: Men Pass" by Stephen Vincent Benet
The Sheriffe of Oxford late is grown so wise
As to repreive his Beere till next assize:
Alas! twas not so quick, twas not so heady,
The Jury sate and found it dead already.
"Upon The Sherrifs Beere" by William Strode
When thou descendest once the shades among,
The stern assize and equal judgment o'er,
Not thy long lineage nor thy golden tongue,
No, nor thy righteousness, shall friend thee more.
"Diffugere Nives" by A E Housman
In this cage or that, a linnet or finch,
And the points it had were declared and surmised:
And this one's tail was spread out, and there
Two little half-moons, the marks that were prized;
And you looked well on the bird assized.
"Dublin Roads" by Padraic Colum
What, think ye, will their penance be
Who have wrought this monstrous crime?
What shall whiten their blood-red hands
Of the stains of riven and ravished lands?
How shall they answer God's stern commands
At the last assize of Time?
"The Vale Of Shadows" by Clinton Scollard