But, in spite of Rawdon's undoubted skill and constant successes, it became evident to Rebecca, considering these things, that their position was but a precarious one, and that, even although they paid scarcely anybody, their little capital would end one day by dwindling into zero.
But before she went to join her husband in the Belgic capital, Mrs.
And you go in, and you swoop upon it and you make your capital
, and then there you are
The day after he reached his capital
the Sultan assembled his court and told them all that had befallen him, and told them how he intended to adopt the young king as his heir.
And by 1901 they had put in use more than a million telephones and were professing to have a capital
of a hundred millions.
The lower strata of the middle class -- the small tradespeople, shopkeepers, retired tradesmen generally, the handicraftsmen and peasants -- all these sink gradually into the proletariat, partly because their diminutive capital
does not suffice for the scale on which Modern Industry is carried on, and is swamped in the competition with the large capitalists, partly because their specialized skill is rendered worthless by the new methods of production.
Rothschild; but as my motive in travelling to your capital
would not have been for the pleasure of dabbling in stocks, I stayed away till some favorable chance should present itself of carrying my wish into execution.
For the same reason, the parents will have to sell the younger son into bondage or the ranks of the army, in order that he may earn more towards the family capital
Thus countenanced, however, he obtained, in 1809, a charter from the legislature of the State of New York, incorporating a company under the name of "The American Fur Company," with a capital
of one million of dollars, with the privilege of increasing it to two millions.
My location, to be sure, was an excellent one, being central, and I had capital
blacking and brushes.
First there will be a capital
roast; then the fat will find me in goose-grease for six months; and then there are all the beautiful white feathers.
Richardson, Barth, and Overweg, jealously anxious to push their investigations farther, arrived at Tunis and Tripoli, like their predecessors, and got as far as Mourzouk, the capital
THE city of Gakwak being about to lose its character of capital
of the province of Ukwuk, the Wampog issued a proclamation convening all the male residents in council in the Temple of Ul to devise means of defence.
He laid too great stress on what he called the class struggle, the antagonism between labor and capital
, the conflict of interest.
In those days the boundaries of Greece stretched far further than they do now, and it was upon the shores of the Bosphorus that Constantine built his new capital