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Point Pleasant

noun
1.
a borough in E New Jersey.
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  • My father is dead, sir; he was killed in the battle at Point Pleasant.

    Rodney, the Ranger John V. Lane
  • He was killed at the battle of Point Pleasant at the time we were out in the Ohio country.

    Rodney, the Ranger John V. Lane
  • These were the first guns fired in the battle of Point Pleasant.

    A Virginia Scout Hugh Pendexter
  • Like a war-horse, Clark scented the battle of Point Pleasant afar off.

    The Conquest

    Eva Emery Dye
  • His first move was to launch an attack on Lewis at Point Pleasant.

    Pioneers of the Old Southwest Constance Lindsay Skinner
  • His father, who was a chief, fell at the bloody battle of Point Pleasant, in 1774.

    Sustained honor John R. Musick,
  • He saw the steamers pass the farm daily, and once he had watched one unload at Point Pleasant—well, that was the life for him!

    Afloat on the Ohio

    Reuben Gold Thwaites
  • Our camp to-night is beside a little hillside torrent on the lower edge of Point Pleasant.

    Afloat on the Ohio

    Reuben Gold Thwaites
  • Of the officers present at the battle of Point Pleasant many became afterwards distinguished men.

  • Cornstalk displayed great skill and courage at Point Pleasant.

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