I fully authorize you at once to assume the command of the Pharaon, and look carefully to the unloading of her freight
After several long councils it was decided that, in order to expedite matters, Perry should return to the prospector with a strong party of Mezops and fetch the freight
I had brought from the outer world.
Beneath the paddles of the natives and the five remaining members of his pack Bulan sped up the dark river after the single prahu with its priceless freight
This was a fine adjustment, for by working hammer-and- tongs through a twelve-hour day, after freight
had been deducted from the selling price of the wood in Los Angeles, the wood-chopper received one dollar and sixty cents.
Then he plodded down the road himself, to the water tank, where half a dozen empties lay on a side-track waiting for the up freight
Then trust in the winds without care, and haul your swift ship down to the sea and put all the freight
no board; but make all haste you can to return home again and do not wait till the time of the new wine and autumn rain and oncoming storms with the fierce gales of Notus who accompanies the heavy autumn rain of Zeus and stirs up the sea and makes the deep dangerous.
it with a couple of thousand-dollar bills and let it go.
, by Indian-back, over Chilcoot to Lake Linderman, had jumped from sixteen to thirty cents a pound, which latter was a rate of six hundred dollars a ton.
It appeared preferable to freight
vessels at New York, and to load them with the iron in bars.
The men on the freight
trains, who go over the whole length of the road, bow to me as to an old acquaintance, they pass me so often, and apparently they take me for an employee; and so I am.
He shrunk up his shoulders at it when it was first proposed to him; but in a few days after he came to me, with one of the missionary priests for his interpreter, and told me he had a proposal to make to me, which was this: he had bought a great quantity of our goods, when he had no thoughts of proposals made to him of buying the ship; and that, therefore, he had not money to pay for the ship: but if I would let the same men who were in the ship navigate her, he would hire the ship to go to Japan; and would send them from thence to the Philippine Islands with another loading, which he would pay the freight
of before they went from Japan: and that at their return he would buy the ship.