Origin of billing
Examples from the Web for billings
He soon recovered from his wound and continued selling meth as part of the ring operating from Billings to Bakken.
Billings had feared for her sister and also her niece, who was in one of the destroyed elementary schools.Oklahoma Tornado Levels Moore 7-Eleven; Heroes Emerge to Save Injured|Christine Pelisek|May 22, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Its eastern half, centered in Billings, is part of the deep red Great Plains.
From Denver to Duluth, Buffalo to Billings, The Daily Beast ranks the cities that take the worst winter poundings each year.
Ballistics evidence showed that the Billings were shot with a 9mm.
On his return, which was the first day of March, he found Mr. Hayes and his wife and Billings very merry together.
It was to no purpose that Billings endeavored to convince them of their mistake.Fire Cloud|Samuel Fletcher
Just the thing to have expected of an ass like Billings—a fellow with no sense of the proprieties!
Professor Doozenberry, blandly smiling—his rail-like figure shrouded flabbily in one of Billings' largest and loudest suits!
He went back to his room, but Billings did not come with his supper.The Wreck of the Titan|Morgan Robertson
1875, "announcement on a bill or poster," verbal noun from bill (v.); hence top billing (1928). Meaning "act of sending out a bill" is recorded from 1908.