, receipts, and a register' written beneath.
All were working hard; and he himself looked up from writing a page of memoranda
in a private room to see Horne Fisher standing in the doorway, accoutered as if for travel.
He also read some passages from memoranda
as he walked till his face assumed a calm, and apparently the image of Tess no longer troubled his mind.
The children tumbled about, and notched memoranda
of their accidents in their legs, which were perfect little calendars of distress; and Peepy was lost for an hour and a half, and brought home from Newgate market by a policeman.
He now drew out his notebook and jotted down one or two memoranda
I make it a rule to clear my desk every day, before leaving my office, of all correspondence and memoranda
, so that on the morrow I can begin a NEW day of work.
He had written out various speeches and memoranda
for speeches, but he had begun to perceive that Mr.
, "they are in numbers as the leaves of the forest
Taking from his clothing a small red-leather pocketbook, one-half of which was leaved for memoranda
, he discovered that he was without a pencil.
Among the tiny bones of the hands was an ancient fountain pen, as good, apparently, as the day it was made, and a metal covered memoranda
book, closed over the bones of an index finger.
He held his open note-book upon his knee, and from time to time he jotted down figures and memoranda
in the light of his pocket-lantern.
The certificates were regularly signed as extracts from the parish books, the first letter had a genuine appearance of having been written and preserved for some years, the handwriting of the second tallied with it exactly, (making proper allowance for its having been written by a person in extremity,) and there were several other corroboratory scraps of entries and memoranda
which it was equally difficult to question.
He was a universal genius--on that point I agreed with the old chap, who thereupon blew his nose noisily into a large cotton handkerchief and withdrew in senile agita- tion, bearing off some family letters and memoranda
Maxwell stood by his desk with his hands full of telegrams and memoranda
, with a fountain pen over his right ear and his hair hanging in disorderly strings over his forehead.
It contained papers, love-letters many years old--all sorts of small trinkets and woman's memoranda