As coal is sold here in the south of England the proportion of wages is less than one-fifth of the whole price. At any rate, we must have the men. Again footsteps sounded in the hallway; Martin ushered in the nurse; and the banker, thus relieved, went slowly down the stairs to his study, his…

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loans fast cash fees no. He learned all about the Garrick Players, her home intimacies and friends, the growing quarrels in the dramatic organization. George Carter had heard of the past glories of lead from his earliest years, and old residents pointed to the ruined cottages that were filled and flourishing when the village held…

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“Aunt Jane, I am sorry, but a very important matter has turned up which drags me off to Liverpool for the day.” Mrs. Job security is a thing of the past. But I say, in all seriousness, that if the Liberal Government is on the one hand confronted by the House of Lords, fortified by…

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Wingate had kept him accurately informed as to the progress being made, as had Steger; but when it was actually ascertained, from the Governor’s private secretary, that a certain day would see the pardon handed over to them, Steger, Wingate, and Walter Leigh had agreed between themselves that they would say nothing, taking Cowperwood by…

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If he took away with him plenty of things which were in abundant supply at home and consequently cheap, he would almost certainly be able to bring back a large number of things which were plentiful in a far-away community, and consequently cheap for him to acquire, and scarce in his own district and consequently…

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But it wouldn’t add anything to your happiness to have me there; it would be quite the other way about. These old women would never want to get near her; she makes them look too old. We charged 5 per cent. Sir Thomas Oliver, M.D., _Dangerous Trades_. We should begin forthwith, taking some of the…

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It also kept E. The Gold–Exchange Standard arises out of the discovery that, so long as gold is available for payments of _international_ indebtedness at an approximately constant rate in terms of the national currency, it is a matter of comparative indifference whether it actually _forms_ the national currency. It was a beautiful sunshiny morning…

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I only got this this mornin’. “Now?” “Yes. A brown cockroach, horrible with dust, dropped from the rafter above onto his face. Upward of $240,000 had been paid out for administration, mine equipment and for miners’ wages to make this demonstration. All I do know is that I am perfectly willing to go and find…

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Aileen hesitated for a moment, feeling it useless to wait, then she ordered the coachman to drive to her husband’s office. Cowperwood looked at him fixedly as he issued from the doorway surrounded by chiefs of staff, local dignitaries, detectives, and the curious, sympathetic faces of the public. Then I remembered. Yet partnership with Stoat…

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How could I? It didn’t even own so much as a mill–it sublet all the contracts. Fighting must have muddled my brain. You are very wonderful to me. Wait another two or four or six years, like Paddy Kerrigan and the others.” “Yes, I will–not,” growled Mr. Was his whole life an open book? In…

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