Sid Henderson will be toastmaster, on account of his great work.
But it was Ned they wanted, because he was to be toastmaster.
He called on the president of a bank, who rose totteringly and undid the toastmaster's good offices by making too long a speech.
He consented, and I arranged the matter with the toastmaster.
President Lauman was toastmaster, and opened the banquet with an address of welcome to Senator Harrison.
But, believe me, Mr. toastmaster, I deeply appreciate your effort.
However, there was no help for it, and the dinner had to be eaten without the presence of Ned, the toastmaster.
And speakers should cooperate with the toastmaster and with each other to that end.
It was presided over by the veteran author and publisher, Henry Holt, who nominated Mr. Carnegie as toastmaster.
James had just returned from a class banquet where he had been the toastmaster.