Perkins; "you don't suppose he could tell what composition the committee was going to choose; and why should he offer another fifty
dollars for a boy's prize, if he wan't interested in helpin' along the school?
And he prepared the way for the period of expansion by borrowing fifty
millions for improvements, and by adding greatly to the strength and influence of the American Telephone and Telegraph Company.
The walls of Zodanga are seventy-five feet in height and fifty
My friends," I answered, making a sign for them to enter, "you are not in Canada, but on board the Nautilus, fifty
yards below the level of the sea.
The Fogg party dwindled more and more, everybody was going against him, and the bets stood a hundred and fifty
and two hundred to one; and a week after his departure an incident occurred which deprived him of backers at any price.
And you say that you dug your way a distance of fifty
feet to get here?
Why, Vulcan and Bayard cost me each about two hundred pistoles, and putting Phoebus at a hundred and fifty
, we should be pretty near the amount.
The beloved of De Griers is not worth fifty
Well, I have spent fifty
thousand crowns in purchasing the secrets of all these fellows: the list is exhausted, and so is my purse.
Before me were a party of perhaps fifty
gorgeously clad nobles of the court, standing before a throne upon which sat Salensus Oll.
As the proper time has been pointed out for a man and a woman to enter into the marriage state, so also let us determine how long it is advantageous for the community that they should have children; for as the children of those who are too young are imperfect both in body and mind, so also those whose parents are too old are weak in both: while therefore the body continues in perfection, which (as some poets say, who reckon the different periods of life by sevens) is till fifty
years, or four or five more, the children may be equally perfect; but when the parents are past that age it is better they should have no more.
The horizontal diameter was fifty
feet, and the vertical diameter seventy-five feet.
I bet fifty
imperials"- he spoke French that the Englishman might understand him, but he did, not speak it very well- "I bet fifty
And there were fifty
who went forth to track me down.
I will play you for my I 0 U, for fifty
sovereigns, Trent, against half the contents of that bottle.