Vaal in a sentence

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How to use vaal in a sentence. Vaal pronunciation.

At the Vaal River a party of Boers met the Special Commissioner and fired salutes to welcome him.
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First they made their way to Natal, but being followed thither by the English flag they travelled further inland over the Vaal River and founded the town of Mooi River Dorp or Potchefstroom.
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In 1852 the Imperial authorities, having regard to the expense of maintaining an effective government over an unwilling people in an undeveloped and half-conquered country, concluded a convention with the emigrant Boers "beyond the Vaal River.
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What, for instance, is meant by the territory to the north of the Vaal River?
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According to the letter of the agreement, Messrs. Hogg and Owen ceded all the territory between the Vaal and Egypt.
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So rapidly did this progress go on that the little Republic to the "North of the Vaal River," had at the time of the Annexation grown into a country of the size of France.
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He concludes by expressing a hope that the course of events will enable Her Majesty's Government to take such steps "as will terminate this wanton and useless bloodshed, and prevent the recurrence of the _scenes of injustice, cruelty, and rapine which abundant evidence is every day forthcoming to prove have rarely ceased to disgrace the Republics beyond the Vaal ever since they first sprang into existence.
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I am glad that he has sent it, because the Dutch have tired me out, and I intended to fight them once and once only, and to drive them over the Vaal.
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Those three were, the dastardly murder of Captain Elliot, who was shot by his Boer escort while crossing the Vaal river on parole; the murder of a man named Malcolm, who was kicked to death in his own house by Boers, who afterwards put a bullet through his head to make the job "look better;" and the murder of a doctor named Barber, who was shot by his escort on the border of the Free State.
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An escort of two men brought them to a drift of the Vaal river, where they refused to cross, because they could not get their cart through, the river being in flood.
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A civil note was then sent back to Captains Elliot and Lambart, signed by P. J. Joubert, telling them "to pass the Vaal river immediately by the road that will be shown to you.
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They presented the letter, and took them towards a drift in the Vaal.
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The prisoners were taken to an old and disused drift of the Vaal river and told to cross.
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We used to flop down on our Louis Quinze furniture on the Vaal with our muddy boots on-in our front drawing-room.
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On the day Rudyard married Jasmine he would have cut off his hand rather than imagine that he would enter his wife's room helpless from drink and singing a song which belonged to loose nights on the Limpopo and the Vaal.
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He was the victim of his blood, his beginnings off there beyond the Vaal, where the veld was swept by the lightning and the storm, the home of wild dreams, and of a loneliness terrible and strange, to which the man who once had tasted its awful pleasures returned and returned again, until he was, at the last, part of its loneliness, its woeful agitations and its reposeless quiet.
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It is the end of the English both sides the Vaal.
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I kept you in luxury-you that fed in the cattle-kraal; you that had mealies to eat and a shred of biltong when you could steal it; you that ate a steinbok raw on the Vaal, you were so wild for meat ...
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Examples of Vaal

Example #1
It was immediately reported to Cetywayo by his spies that the Boers had fired over Sir T. Shepstone's waggon.
Example #2
The following incident will show with what interest he was watching what took place.
Example #3
Here they were joined by other malcontents from the Orange Sovereignty, which, although afterwards abandoned, was at that time a British possession.
Example #4
About the time that Mosilikatze was conquered, 1835-1840, the discontented Boers were leaving the Cape Colony exasperated at the emancipation of the slaves by the Imperial authorities.
Example #5
The two republics were subsequently incorporated.
Example #6
This example was followed by the other white inhabitants of the country, who formed another Republic and elected another President, with Pretoria for their capital.