Ah, yes, he was old, and the roll-call of his kindred showed him pitiful gaps.
Following the roll-call the usual order was the presentation of petitions.
Municipal and Presidential Suffrage were lost without a roll-call.
On the roll-call which followed the vote stood 25 ayes, one no.
One might try to be at roll-call on the day when crowns are distributed!
I don't know; but fellows don't like to be late at roll-call.
Immediately after roll-call, corn bread is brought in for breakfast.
It is the rule of the house: he who is not here at roll-call is not expected.
But how did the vote fail—it was all fixed before the roll-call?
A cheer burst from his colleagues, and the roll-call proceeded.