allowance of bread

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  • With this kind of food there is no allowance of bread, nor is any necessary. Cited from Essays, by Benjamin Rumford
  • Served the usual allowance of bread and water, three times a day. Cited from A Narrative Of The Mutiny on the Ship Bounty, by William Bligh
  • At sun-set I served an allowance of bread and water for supper. Cited from A Narrative Of The Mutiny on the Ship Bounty, by William Bligh
  • The allowance of bread is one pound and a half per day for four persons. Cited from The Mirror of Literature, Amusement, and Instruction, Vol. 12, No. 327
  • Any one of these, with a due allowance of bread and water, makes a most substantial meal. Cited from The Stark Munro Letters, by Arthur Conan Doyle #4
  • It consisted of an allowance of bread of the same weight as that given the civilian population. Cited from My Four Years in Germany, by James W. Gerard
  • Served the usual allowance of bread and water at supper, breakfast, and dinner. Cited from A Narrative Of The Mutiny on the Ship Bounty, by William Bligh
  • At last she rose and filled a small bowl with the soup -- she broke into it a small allowance of bread. Cited from The Tin Soldier, by Temple Bailey
  • He has a good tent, some excellent wine, an allowance of bread, which might be larger, and occasionally fish. Cited from The Lion of Saint Mark, by G. A. Henty
  • Having given him an extra allowance of bread as a reward for his good conduct, we took our tea and lay down for the night. Cited from Expeditions into Central Australia, by E. J. Eyre
  • On a scanty allowance of bread one can not be so very gay -- and often there was no fuel. Cited from Little Journeys, Volume 4, by Elbert Hubbard
  • It will be twelve hours before we get our allowance of bread again, therefore that will give three hours' work, and nine hours' sleep to each. Cited from The Lion of Saint Mark, by G. A. Henty
  • It's not at all dangerous, and he gets his gulden of pay and his allowance of bread regularly every week. Cited from The Young Carpenters of Freiberg, by Anonymous
  • With the allowance of bread and water served half an ounce of pork to each person for dinner. Cited from A Voyage to the South Sea, by William Bligh
  • Six oysters were, as yesterday, served to each man, in addition to the usual allowance of bread and water. Cited from A Voyage to the South Sea, by William Bligh
  • This morning I served about two teaspoonfuls of rum to each person and the allowance of bread and water as usual. Cited from A Voyage to the South Sea, by William Bligh
  • Some of the men were so ravenous, that they devoured in a day or two the whole of their allowance of bread. Cited from Journeys Through Bookland, Vol. 5, by Charles Sylvester
  • With the usual allowance of bread and water for dinner I served an ounce of pork to each person. Cited from A Voyage to the South Sea, by William Bligh
  • With the usual allowance of bread and water for dinner, I served an ounce of pork to each person. Cited from A Narrative Of The Mutiny on the Ship Bounty, by William Bligh
  • Everyone received the customary allowance of bread and water, and an extra allowance of water was given to those who were most in need. Cited from A Voyage to the South Sea, by William Bligh
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