At least, Athos, if you are not treasurer
, you are on a good footing at court.
I turned round to apologize; it was my brother in office, the estimable Treasurer of the Duskydale Institute.
The Treasurer put his arm confidentially through mine, and walked me on a few steps.
In the second place," continued the Treasurer, "we have found out that he is not visited at Barkingham.
The shutters are always up in the front top windows of his house at Barkingham," said the Treasurer, lowering his voice mysteriously.
Take my advice and don't go," said the Treasurer, gravely.
Gentlemen, I applied that money to the purpose for which I took it; I paid it as an initiation fee and one year's dues in advance to the Treasurer
of the Cashiers' Mutual Defence Association.
I mean that Lord Steyne shall have your vote and his, my dear, old silly man; and that you shall be an Irish Secretary, or a West Indian Governor: or a Treasurer
, or a Consul, or some such thing.
Honeythunder said, and what the Treasurer
said, and what the sub-Treasurer
said, and what the Committee said, and what the sub-Committee said, and what the Secretary said, and what the Vice-Secretary said.
You will send two good men, they will be taken charge of by Treasurer Higgins of this lodge, whose address you know.
First of all, I will ask the treasurer as to our bank balance.
The funds are good at the moment," said the treasurer, with the bankbook in front of him.
Treasurer," he asked, "may I ask who has bought the property of this man that we have driven out of the district?
And yet that is the case of bad officers, treasurers
, ambassadors, generals, and other false and corrupt servants; which set a bias upon their bowl, of their own petty ends and envies, to the overthrow of their master's great and important affairs.
Now the power of election and censure are of the utmost consequence, and this, as has been said, in some states they entrust to the people; for the general assembly is the supreme court of all, and they have a voice in this, and deliberate in all public affairs, and try all causes, without any objection to the meanness of their circumstances, and at any age: but their treasurers
, generals, and other great officers of state are taken from men of great fortune and worth.