The election over, Mr. Lincoln was sorely beset by office-seekers.
Tell all the office-seekers to come and see me, for now I have something that I can give them.
No office-seekers were about 'the presence' that day—there was no delay in getting an audience.
I refer to the siege of the cabinet-makers and office-seekers.
The office-seekers, being compelled to accept this fib, departed.
There was, however, a small minority of office-seekers among them.
Office-seekers and speech-makers, who do not so much as lay an honest egg, but wear their breasts bare upon an egg of chalk!
Meantime, the strangers and office-seekers of our great capital, are doing somewhat toward redeeming the fame of the country.
A swarm of office-seekers, like Egyptian locusts, beset the President amid his heavy cares.
The clamor of office-seekers during his Death of Harrison brief tenure contributed largely to his death.