Here the Company were quartered in a scattered mountain hamlet, and Alleyne spent the day looking down upon the swarming army which poured with gleam of spears and flaunt of standards
through the narrow pass.
Standard Oil and Rockefeller--see upcoming footnote: "Rockefeller began as a member .
Rockefeller began as a member of the proletariat, and through thrift and cunning succeeded in developing the first perfect trust, namely that known as Standard Oil.
Rockefeller owns Standard Oil stock worth between four and five hundred millions at the market quotations.
If it has taken centuries or thousands of years to improve or modify most of our plants up to their present standard of usefulness to man, we can understand how it is that neither Australia, the Cape of Good Hope, nor any other region inhabited by quite uncivilised man, has afforded us a single plant worth culture.
Many slight differences might, and indeed do now, arise amongst pigeons, which are rejected as faults or deviations from the standard of perfection of each breed.
There is no more deviation in the moral standard
than in the standard
of height or bulk.
The features of both sexes were well proportioned--there was not a face among them that would have been called even plain if judged by earthly standards.
Their arms and legs were proportioned more in conformity with human standards, but their entire bodies were covered with shaggy, brown hair, and their faces were quite as brutal as those of the few stuffed specimens of the gorilla which I had seen in the museums at home.
features: Electric screw drive; Selogica control; modular design.
JofA; Now that there are multiple standard
setters, whose standards
are CPAs required to follow?
If we think you've got the better standard
, then we are going to take it.
Finally, DOD-STD-1399, Shipboard Systems, offers an example of a DoD standard
--in this case an interface standard
More than 70 people attended and, after being introduced to the components of ISO 15489, they unanimously agreed that steps should be taken to adopt it as a Jamaican national standard
Analysts say there is concern that financial reporting may become less transparent for insurers under the international standard
, given the lack of an agreed-upon solution for treating insurance contracts.