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Words nearby African lily
Example sentences from the Web for African lily
Paperback publishers distributed their titles in African-American neighborhoods because it expanded their market base.
Ed Brooke, the first African-American Senator since Reconstruction, embraced fights with the left and right.Ed Brooke: The Senate's Civil Rights Pioneer and Prophet of a Post-Racial America|John Avlon|January 4, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Still, for all of this, South Carolina is now represented in the U.S. Senate by Tim Scott, a Republican and an African-American.Steve Scalise Shows There’s a Fine Line Between Confederate & Southern|Lloyd Green|January 2, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Finally, we have a major film on civil rights in which African Americans are the heroes in their own story.Dr. King Goes to Hollywood: The Flawed History of ‘Selma’|Gary May|January 2, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Among African Americans, the likes of Al Sharpton, Jesse Jackson, or Jeremiah Wright cannot do it.
Meanwhile Fleurette had her nourishing food, and grew more like the ghost of a lily every day.The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol|William J. Locke
The land that was desolate and impassable shall be glad, and the wilderness shall rejoice, and shall flourish like the lily.The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version|Various
I looked up at sound of a startled exclamation, and beheld the round African physog of Lyn Rowan's colored mammy.Raw Gold|Bertrand W. Sinclair
She was fair as a lily, with bright golden hair, and bore no resemblance to this dark-eyed, black-browed wench.The World Before Them|Susanna Moodie
Mr. Ernescliffe manages him very well—used to illness on that African coast, and the doctor is very fond of him.The Daisy Chain|Charlotte Yonge