In the manufacture of the beautiful white tappa generally worn on the Marquesan Islands, the preliminary operation consists in gathering a certain quantity of the young branches of the cloth-tree.
Sometimes, in the first stages of the manufacture, the substance is impregnated with a vegetable juice, which gives it a permanent colour.
It is very true that we manufacture sugar, and the inquiry is quite useful, how much?
Marmaduke had dismounted, and was viewing the works and the trees very closely, and not without frequent expressions of dissatisfaction at the careless manner in which the manufacture was conducted.
Ultima Thule was the place of its manufacture
, even Birmingham the place of my birth.
They trod their way through her mind as she sat opposite her mother of a morning at a table heaped with bundles of old letters and well supplied with pencils, scissors, bottles of gum, india-rubber bands, large envelopes, and other appliances for the manufacture of books.
As this disposition was highly convenient in a family much given to the manufacture of phrases, and seemed to argue a corresponding capacity for action, she was, from her childhood even, put in charge of household affairs.
I am a great inventor, you must know, and I manufacture
my products in this lonely spot.
He decided to manufacture
the form of a man, who would wear this pumpkin head, and to stand it in a place where old Mombi would meet it face to face.
Perry's experiments in the manufacture
of gunpowder and the fashioning of rifles had not progressed as rapidly as we had hoped--there was a whole lot about these two arts which Perry didn't know.
He joined them and listened attentively to the description of a prize-fight Parry had seen the night before; while Brissenden, in his glory, plunged into the manufacture
of a toddy and the serving of wine and whiskey-and-sodas.
About man's first experiment in chemistry was the making of alcohol, and down all the generations to this day man has continued to manufacture
and drink it.
Is cotton and nitric acid wanted wherewith to manufacture
I should like to know how the weavers are getting on with my cloth," said the Emperor to himself, after some little time had elapsed; he was, however, rather embarrassed, when he remembered that a simpleton, or one unfit for his office, would be unable to see the manufacture
4) A morsel of torn gold thread was picked up in the bedroom, which persons expert in such matters, declare to be of Indian manufacture
, and to be a species of gold thread not known in England.