Stebbins, the fellow next behind him, a strong candidate for the captaincy, looked bored and sullen.
If I am commandant of this force I hand over the captaincy of this company to you.
Net result, his captaincy and a brevet majority, coupled with the Distinguished Service Order.
"It was on the matter of this captaincy that we fell to words," he answered, with more humility.
Very much to his surprise, his friends put him up for the captaincy of this company about to enter active service.
Yes, your dream points to a captaincy, and I have the order to realize this dream.
"Coulter is out for a captaincy, too," said Jack, who had come up during the talk.
How Sobber had ever gotten the captaincy of this team was a mystery.
In 1880 a captaincy and his marriage probably did something to make him take his career more seriously.
On this occasion he received a ball in the shoulder, and was promoted to a captaincy.