ample supply of provisions

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  • We were never without an ample supply of provisions, both vegetable and animal. Cited from In the Eastern Seas, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • There was even an ample supply of provisions, enough to last the Ford family for several days. Cited from The Underground City by Jules Verne
  • The party found very comfortable quarters in the fort for the night, and an ample supply of provisions. Cited from Peter Stuyvesant, the Last Dutch Governor of New Amsterdam, by Abbott
  • Leaving me an ample supply of provisions, he went away, chuckling at my fancied alarm. Cited from The Young Llanero, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • We had a good boat, though she was small, an ample supply of provisions, fine weather, and a fair wind from the southward. Cited from Will Weatherhelm, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • If he continued inland long enough he would surely come to somebody, and at dawn, taking an ample supply of provisions, he would start. Cited from The Shadow of the North, by Joseph A. Altsheler
  • These furnished an ample supply of provisions, though their flesh had somewhat of a fishy taste. Cited from Voyages and Travels, Vol. 5, by Robert Kerr
  • An ample supply of provisions had been stored for such an emergency, so that there was no fear of starvation. Cited from The Young Rajah, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • We got new moccasins at the fort, and our clothes mended, and our friends furnished us with an ample supply of provisions. Cited from Dick Onslow, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • Those who had come from the Bermudas recollected the ample supply of provisions those islands afforded. Cited from The Settlers, by William H. G. Kingston
  • The old man promised to bring me next morning an ample supply of provisions, and, in the mean time, insisted on my taking rest while he and his boy watched near me. Cited from Fred Markham in Russia, by W. H. G. Kingston
  • Our father was astonished at the comfortable abode we had erected, and at the ample supply of provisions we had obtained. Cited from The Wanderers, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • Fortunately they had an ample supply of provisions and the water supply was adequate, which was a vital necessity. Cited from The Boy Ranchers Among the Indians, by Willard F. Baker
  • Mr. Larmer and three men were sent with an ample supply of provisions to follow the tracks until they found Cunningham, alive or dead. Cited from History of Australian Exploration,by Ernest Favenc
  • This luxury, in connection with their ample supply of provisions, enabled the young women to prepare a supper not to be surpassed in any modern hotel. Cited from Aunt Jane's Nieces and Uncle John, by Edith Van Dyne
  • In his name, however, we commanded Marama to bring materials and build us a proper house upon the rock, also to be sure to keep up a regular and ample supply of provisions. Cited from When the World Shook, by H. Rider Haggard
  • I had arranged for an ample supply of provisions, and I had previously carried down the means of sheltering my sister from the weather; so we were prepared for a long voyage. Cited from The Pirate of the Mediterranean, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • Eight tusks were procured and an ample supply of provisions. Cited from Ned Garth, by W. H. G. Kingston
  • In years of great scarcity the Brethren open their own stores, having always an ample supply of provisions on hand, so that through their fostering care the natives never suffer absolute want. Cited from Service in the Hudson's Bay Territory, Vol. 2 (of 2), by John M'lean
  • It then occurred to me that perhaps the sea-fowl made their nests on the rock, and that I might get some of their eggs, which would give me an ample supply of provisions for some time to come. Cited from Dick Cheveley, by W. H. G. Kingston
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