Sentence Examples with the word errand boy

First he was an errand boy in a lawyer's office; then he was employed in a printing office; next he became a country school teacher; he founded (1836) and till 1839 edited the Long Islander at Huntingdon, and later edited a daily paper in Brooklyn (the Eagle, 1846-1847) then he was found in New Orleans, on the editorial staff of ths.

My errand boy is sick to- day, and there is no one else to send.

He worked as a farm-hand until he was 15, when he became an errand boy in a grocery conducted by his brother, Henry R.