Sentence Examples with the word noon

About noon the 2nd of February Napoleon attacked them, but the weather was terrible, and the ground so heavy that his favourite artillery, the mainstay of his whole system of warfare, was useless and in the drifts of snow which at intervals swept across the field, the columns lost their direction and many were severely handled by the Cossacks.

I was discharged before noon and driven home by my wife.

About noon Berthier returned and after hearing his explanation Massena received orders to move from Augsburg towards Ingolstadt.

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Therefore about noon a general retirement under the guns of the forts took place, and the last serious hope of the French army had vanished.

Let the noon find thee by other lakes, and the night overtake thee everywhere at home.

By noon she had the pictures and mirrors on the walls and was hanging the curtains when Cade came in.

In calculating the percentages of forenoon and afternoon occurrences half the entries under noon and midnight were assigned to each half of the day.

The night is the winter, the morning and evening are the spring and fall, and the noon is the summer.

The prevailing winds in northern Arabia as far as is known are from the west; along the southern coast they are from the east; at Sana there is generally a light breeze from the north-north-west from 9 to II A.M., from noon till 4 P.M.

At Freiburg, from 150 days' observations near noon in 1903-1904, Gockel (57) obtained a mean of 84, his extreme values being 10 and 420.