A shooting-match took place, after which a public supper and quadrille-party came off; which finished the pleasures of the day.
If a spirit of rivalry is anywhere unavoidable, it is at a shooting-match.
Edward had not given a thought this morning to the shooting-match.
Owen often speaks of your kindness to him at the shooting-match.
For Owen, too, had been practicing for the shooting-match to which Jerry referred.
Do you know what Father Byrne called you and me when he heard that I was going to the shooting-match?
The target you have had painted for me, to be given in my name to the shooting-match, is first-rate, and the verses inimitable.
Johansen gave notice of ‘a shooting-match by electric light, with free concert,’ for the evening.
Also there were matches where a turkey was put up as a prize to be shot at, it might be a holiday was spent in a shooting-match.
When the shooting-match was over, the father and son returned to the little hovel they called home.