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So indignant were the packers that they went farther, and compelled the mayor to abolish the whole bureau of inspection; so that since then there has not been even a pretense of any interference with the graft.
After six page-boys had blown on shining trumpets to make the people stop talking, the Doctor came out on to the steps and the Mayor spoke.
Serious objections,' remarked the Provincial Mayor, with an air of impartiality, turning towards the Time Traveller.
Still further, Buckingham announced to the mayor that at length the great league was about to declare itself against France, and that the kingdom would be at once invaded by the English, Imperial, and Spanish armies.
The Englishman, with the coolness of his nation, addressed him in terms nearly similar to those with which he had accosted the mayor of Marseilles.
As the mayor had foreseen, the sight of the guards had exasperated the mob.
The Mayor of Meudon, thunders at our door in the name of the Law, demanding, I suppose, my husband's head.
Call in the families," said the mayor to the clerk whose business it was to read aloud the certificates.
Don't tell me that,' and led the cow-herd before the mayor, who for his carelessness condemned him to give the peasant a cow for the calf which had run away.
Early the next morning the Mayor was walking in the square below in company with the Town Councillors.
The other was the mayor, a man with a thin sallow face and narrow beard.
There was the newly elected mayor of Middlemarch, who happened to be a manufacturer; the philanthropic banker his brother-in-law, who predominated so much in the town that some called him a Methodist, others a hypocrite, according to the resources of their vocabulary; and there were various professional men.
I was with my friend the mayor, early this morning, and saw them issued.
The Mayor and Corporation of the town are giving a grand ball, in celebration of the departure of an Arctic expedition from their port.
The Mayor of Lepe gazed with amazement on the mild face and slender frame of the famous warrior.