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Now when a country dandy like this takes it into his head to make a distinguished reputation, and joins the great whale-fishery, you should see the comical things he does upon reaching the seaport.
We are going to reach the nearest seaport, unite our little resources, hire a vessel and return to France.
And he could not help but contrast it with the weak pipings and shrill quaverings of factory girls, ill-nourished and untrained, and with the raucous shriekings from gin-cracked throats of the women of the seaport towns.
As he explained to his friends, they would take the steamer from New York to Puerto Cortes, one of the principal seaports of Honduras.
She said that she had many times amused herself reading them; but that she did not know the situation of the provinces or seaports, and so she had said at haphazard that she had landed at Osuna.
The rattle of musketry and roar of cannon disturbed the ancient quiet of the forest, and actually drove the bears and other wild beasts to the more cultivated portion of the country in the vicinity of the seaports.
Without having been in the school of the Abbe Faria, the worthy master of The Young Amelia (the name of the Genoese tartan) knew a smattering of all the tongues spoken on the shores of that large lake called the Mediterranean, from the Arabic to the Provencal, and this, while it spared him interpreters, persons always troublesome and frequently indiscreet, gave him great facilities of communication, either with the vessels he met at sea, with the small boats sailing along the coast, or with the people without name, country, or occupation, who are always seen on the quays of seaports, and who live by hidden and mysterious means which we must suppose to be a direct gift of providence, as they have no visible means of support.
But you should read my hottest ones--them I kips for slums and seaports.
SeaPort Airlines has accepted a federal air service contract to serve four Arkansas communities from a hub in Memphis, Tenn.
Seaport Capital of New York (Seaport) is CWBG's equity partner in the acquisition and expansion.
2 billion in revenue generated from its seaport operations, posting a 3-percent annual increase on account of a 12-percent hike in the volume of containerized cargo processed in the Subic port.
Auto Business News-December 13, 2017--Aptiv opens new technology centre in Boston's Seaport district
Seaport Global Securities LLC ("Seaport Global"), a full-service investment bank, has announced that Adam Vore has joined the firm as a Managing Director in its New York office.
Seaport Global Securities LLC, a full-service investment bank, has said that it has expanded its investment banking practice.
NORDIC BUSINESS REPORT-September 13, 2017-Skanska announces signing of second major lease at 121 Seaport in Boston, US