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The clerk is the order, the functionary the species.
Now, here's an axiom which I bequeath to this bureau and to all bureaus: Where the clerk ends, the functionary begins; where the functionary ends, the statesman rises.
Nevertheless, do me the kindness to answer the following question: A judge being irremovable, and consequently debarred from being, according to your subtle distinction, a functionary, and receiving a salary which is not the equivalent of the work he does, is he to be included in the class of clerks?
Vogelstein's servant had secured a porter with a truck, and he was about to leave the place when he saw Pandora Day dart out of the crowd and address herself with much eagerness to the functionary who had just liberated him.
The two men presented a rather rare contrast: the public functionary was forty-two years of age and seemed no more than thirty, whereas the soldier was thirty, and seemed forty at the least.
The clerk who had rescued Petya was talking to a functionary about the priests who were officiating that day with the bishop.
Summary: Sivakasi (Tamil Nadu) [India] Mar 7 (ANI) : Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Tamil Nadu president,Tamilisai Soundararajan expelled R Muthuraman, party functionary, on Wednesday.
She stated that the chief justice in his remarks had said: 'Under no rule can the pictures of any public functionary be published at the expense of public funds.
Those who want to lodge any complaint against official conduct of any functionary of the Department or point out any wrong doing in any office of the department, may call Syed Asad Ali Shah, AAO, Vigilance Section without any charges,' said a press statement issued here.
On the other hand, the BJP functionary also claimed that the issue of illegal Bangladeshi migrants into the state would be a burning issue in the coming electoral battle.
Though he claimed to have the letter in his possession he declined to name the functionary.
ISLAMABAD -- Taking away powers from NHA and transferring them to a high profile functionary of Punjab government for purchase of land for LahoreKarachi Motorway has raised question on the transparency of this mega plan.
He added: "The frequency of such cases coming to this court raises questions whether the rule of law exists in the state and whether the functionaries of the government and local self-government are even aware that villagers also have some constitutional rights, no less precious and sacred than for a high functionary like the present petitioner," the judge said.
Former SDSM functionary Kire Naumov concludes that if Crvenkovski loses these elections, this will be an end to his political career.
Kutev's father, Konstantin Kutev, was a longtime BSP functionary.