Usage examples for herring

  1. D. Herring Warden of Baltimore Jail, in " Baltimore Chronicle," Oct 6, 1837. " Committed to jail Elizabeth Steward, 17 or 18 years old, has one of her front teeth out." – The Anti-Slavery Examiner, Omnibus by American Anti-Slavery Society
  2. " It's all fish that comes to my net, Charlie," said the little man, skipping towards his friend, and accepting the herring with a grateful but exaggerated bow. – Charlie to the Rescue by R.M. Ballantyne
  3. A very fat woman asked Dickie to toast a herring for her on a bit of wood; and when he had done it she gave him two green apples. – Harding's luck by E. [Edith] Nesbit