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Pledge card

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Pledge card a card given, as a remembrancer, to a person who has signed the total abstinence pledge
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
O. Fr. plege (Fr. pleige); prob. L. præbēre, to afford.

Usage

In literature:

Pledge cards which the children had signed were gaily strung together with ribbons across the wall behind her.
"Sowing Seeds in Danny" by Nellie L. McClung
Signed card before leaving the hall pledging my support.
"Punch or the London Charivari, Vol. 158, March 24, 1920." by Various
We hold up the pledge card of the war roll.
"With Our Soldiers in France" by Sherwood Eddy
The one grain of comfort was in the possession of the secret of Mr Webster's pencil, to which Pledge clung as his last and winning card.
"Follow My leader" by Talbot Baines Reed
Mr. Hatfield gave the boys instructions and handed out pledge cards.
"Dan Carter and the Money Box" by Mildred A. Wirt
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In news:

A D-plus average might let you beat out Larry Kroger for the best report card in the Delta Tau Chi pledge class, but otherwise it's considered a pretty lousy grade.
Iris has signed up over 900 people with the voter registration card or the pledge to vote card.
Exhorting congregations to register to vote, church leaders are distributing registration cards in the middle of services, and many are pledging caravans of "souls to the polls" to deliver the vote.
Leverage—The Carbon Fiber Credit Card Sized Bottle Opener is already 737 percent funded with $17,707 pledged from 574 backers.
Select the method by which you wish to give: choose donate with a credit card now, or select make a pledge .
Make a pledge using my credit or debit card I want to make a single donation or a monthly pledge and have the payments charged to my credit or debit card.
All Democratic House members were delivered a card with an "Oklahoma legislative pledge for responsible state government" Tuesday.
Donate online via Credit Card Make a pledge and mail in your gift later.
Pledge Online Support KRVS by pledging online using a credit card.
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