Well, I was sitting doing a smoke that very evening after I had been promised the appointment, when up came my landlady with a card which had "Arthur Pinner, Financial
Agent," printed upon it.
The idea of absolute financial
probity as the first law of a gentleman's code was too deeply ingrained in him for sentimental considerations to weaken it.
Even if there had been no financial
necessity, he would have dismissed her.
Besides this, it was clear that the Epanchins' position gained each year, with geometrical accuracy, both as to financial
solidity and social weight; and, therefore, the longer the girls waited, the better was their chance of making a brilliant match.
By this time it had gotten to be pretty well advertised throughout the state that every student who came to Tuskegee, no matter what his financial
ability might be, must learn some industry.
At that time the two famous decrees were being prepared that so agitated society- abolishing court ranks and introducing examinations to qualify for the grades of Collegiate Assessor and State Councilor- and not merely these but a whole state constitution, intended to change the existing order of government in Russia: legal, administrative, and financial
, from the Council of State down to the district tribunals.
I spent no money on any other sort of pleasure, and so, I suppose, it was afforded me the more readily; but I cannot really recall the history of those acquisitions on its financial
As he lit a pipe and walked to and fro, he felt that this new state of things lent a certain savour to life - took from it a certain sensation of finality not altogether agreeable, which his recent great achievements in the financial
world seemed to have inspired.
My Dutch letters are simply records of the balances at my different banks, mere financial
It was never tied up save for short intervals, for he was principally engaged in turning it over and over, raiding here, there, and everywhere, a veritable pirate of the financial
While this bankruptcy of the Circling Brothers had been the greatest financial
achievement of Harris Collin's life, nevertheless he enjoyed no mean permanent income from his plant, and, in addition, split fees with the owners of his board animals when he sent them to the winter Hippodrome shows, and, more often than not, failed to split any fee at all when he rented the animals to moving-picture companies.
success permitted me more time for exercise.
question was settled with greater ease than Anne had feared.
President Barbicane undertook, despite of the matter being a purely American affair, to render it one of universal interest, and to request the financial
co-operation of all peoples.
At the outset of the undertaking Johnson exerted himself to secure the patronage and financial
aid of Lord Chesterfield, an elegant leader of fashion and of fashionable literature.