Origin of quarter day
Examples from the Web for quarter day
What, is it quarter-day, that you remove, And carry bag and baggage too?A Study of Shakespeare|Algernon Charles Swinburne
Mr Rowland showed his lady the bank-notes on the morning of quarter-day, and then immediately and secretly sent them back.Deerbrook|Harriet Martineau
I gave them the quarter-day to vote, the same as you did with yours; and mine are gone the right colour to a man, I do believe.
Should he fail on any quarter-day to be in Sydney, he was to be held for dead, and the allowance tacitly withdrawn.The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 13 (of 25)|Robert Louis Stevenson
Here's quarter-day coming, and I'm blest if I can pay my landlud, unless I can ad hartificially to my inkum.Memoirs of Mr. Charles J. Yellowplush|William Makepeace Thackeray