She was a European
, doubtless, a member of organized society.
That would give these negro races a superior idea of European
Of the various European
settlements upon this continent, which have finally merged in one independent nation, the first establishments were made at various times, by several nations, and under the influence of different motives.
Washington, who, after uselessly admonishing the European
general of the danger into which he was heedlessly running, saved the remnants of the British army, on this occasion, by his decision and courage.
Some of the natives present at the Feast of Calabashes had displayed a few articles of European
dress; disposed however, about their persons after their own peculiar fashion.
However, if those whom it more concerns think fit to be of another opinion, I am ready to depose, when I shall be lawfully called, that no European
did ever visit those countries before me.
Next comes the European
bread--fair enough, good enough, after a fashion, but cold; cold and tough, and unsympathetic; and never any change, never any variety--always the same tiresome thing.
Muller has discovered several European
species; other species, not introduced by man, occur on the lowlands; and a long list can be given, as I am informed by Dr.
The panorama passed before their eyes like a flash, save when the steam concealed it fitfully from the view; the travellers could scarcely discern the fort of Chupenie, twenty miles south-westward from Benares, the ancient stronghold of the rajahs of Behar; or Ghazipur and its famous rose-water factories; or the tomb of Lord Cornwallis, rising on the left bank of the Ganges; the fortified town of Buxar, or Patna, a large manufacturing and trading-place, where is held the principal opium market of India; or Monghir, a more than European
town, for it is as English as Manchester or Birmingham, with its iron foundries, edgetool factories, and high chimneys puffing clouds of black smoke heavenward.
There was a certain lieutenant of SPAHIS whom the government had reason to suspect of improper relations with a great European
A little while after this there came in a Dutch ship from Batavia; she was a coaster, not an European
trader, of about two hundred tons burden; the men, as they pretended, having been so sickly that the captain had not hands enough to go to sea with, so he lay by at Bengal; and having, it seems, got money enough, or being willing, for other reasons, to go for Europe, he gave public notice he would sell his ship.
Communism is already acknowledged by all European
Powers to be itself a Power.
It was, then, in a year, and even in a decade, that shall be nameless, that upon one Tuesday morning in autumn we found two visitors of European
fame within the walls of our humble room in Baker Street.
If Americans are to retain the sacred liberties for which their fathers strove, Congress must declare our independence of European
dictation by maintaining the price of mules.
Add, that I know the language as well as I know my own, and that I am lean enough and brown enough to make it no easy matter to detect my European
origin-- and you will understand that I passed muster with the people readily: not as one of themselves, but as a stranger from a distant part of their own country.