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  • 1. He did not like Scotland, and was as homeless as a wealthy young peer with several estates could well be. 🔊
  • 2. Borne down by sorrow, and the infirmities of declining years, he died, and his large estates were immediately taken for the use of the crown. 🔊
  • 3. His vast estates, including the mines of Potosi, had been confiscated and all his possessions were on his back. 🔊
  • 4. The leaders of Kentucky were men who owned large estates, on which they lived in their great roomy houses. 🔊
  • 5. He never spoke much about his Bohemian estates, though his step-brothers were much interested in them. 🔊
  • 6. The large estates in Virginia are managed by stewards and overseers; and the work is done wholly by slaves. 🔊
  • 7. In the original form "pot-furnaces" have been found to be effective on many estates, and are still employed with satisfaction. 🔊
  • 8. Perhaps a city park or the beautiful rural estates of England are most usually brought to mind when the term referred to is mentioned. 🔊
  • 9. I am deeply grieved when I see vast estates which have had a fortune spent in plantings that had little practical value. 🔊
  • 10. They had to desert their old estates and follow the dictates of a Tsar whose object it was to push continually toward the west. 🔊
  • 11. Many estates are almost out of cultivation in Jamaica, and serious fears are entertained for the future prosperity of the island. 🔊
  • 12. With the great landed estates came tenantry, wage slavery and chattel slavery, the one condition the natural generator of the others. 🔊
  • 13. In modern practice, however, undiluted latex is usually diluted to a standard which may vary on different estates from 1-1/4 lbs. 🔊
  • 14. Sleighing parties from nearby estates drove over with rough-shod teams to draw the sleighs, and all Wellington turned out to see the sights. 🔊
  • 15. The joy of the Gregorics soon turned to bitterness, for they could not manage to find out where the Bohemian estates were. 🔊
  • 16. That the defect has been noted on other estates during a period when there were frequent but not heavy rains, and when there was a comparatively low average temperature. 🔊
  • 17. Bellomont fully understood the serious evils which had been injected into the body politic and strongly applied himself to the task of confiscating the great estates. 🔊
  • 18. Provision was made for an early survey and division of the land, with the result that men put their money chiefly into the development of their own estates. 🔊
  • 19. XI Thrale Park has gone the way of all suburban estates in these days of the speculative builder. 🔊
  • 20. While these advantages would appeal to most estates, there would appear to be a further advantage to small estates which have only temporary timber smoke-houses. 🔊
  • 21. As there is a moral limit to the magnitude of beneficial commerce with the foreigner, much more is there a moral limit to the beneficial magnitude of landed estates. 🔊
  • 22. Another ancient family owning considerable estates in the parish were the Sparnons, of Sparnon and Pengelly. 🔊
  • 23. It must be premised that, although sodium bisulphite is employed on some few estates in the preparation of sheet rubber, we do not advise the practice. 🔊
  • 24. Mr. Berkeley had been killed in the war, and the plantation went, like Elphinstone and most of the other old estates, for debt. 🔊
  • 25. On some few estates small china bowls or saucers are still used and are quite satisfactory, except for the favour with which they are regarded by natives on the outskirts of the estates. 🔊
  • 26. In other cases, gentlemen by birth conducted the business, or else the administration of several estates was consolidated and carried on from one office. 🔊
  • 27. But how many estates have such good water easily available to the coolies, and how many estates can be sure that only that smallest possible quantity would be used? 🔊
  • 28. It will have been evident to all who have acquaintance with these grades, as shipped from many different estates, that the diversity in the various shipments must have been rather bewildering. 🔊
  • 29. There need be no fear on this ground; the experience of many estates goes to show not only that no harm results, but also that the drying of the rubber is expedited. 🔊
  • 30. It was nearly the end of their run, a length of shore with few estates, when they saw a boat glide from a part of the beach peculiarly dark and deserted. 🔊
  • 31. Experience has shown that often the best sheet rubber coming to the market has been prepared on small estates; and the same applies to the product of these decentralised stations on large estates. 🔊
  • 32. Experience has shown that often the best sheet rubber coming to the market has been prepared on small estates; and the same applies to the product of these decentralised stations on large estates. 🔊
  • 33. It has multiplied the number of the rich, made our landed estates infinitely more valuable than they were formerly, and added to them an accession of other estates as valuable as the lands themselves. 🔊
  • 34. On a few estates where the smoke-houses are worked continuously, except for a few hours in the morning, a portion of the building is separated by a partition for the reception of the wet rubber. 🔊
  • 35. As far as our knowledge extends, none but small native estates now prepare sheet rubber of any other type, with the exception of certain patent processes. 🔊
  • 36. Other estates, although finally using the finest of mesh, experience far less trouble than most estates by reason of a difference in method of working. 🔊
  • 37. Unfortunately for historical accuracy and penetration, there is an obscurity as to the intimate circumstances under which many of the large private estates in the South were obtained. 🔊
  • 38. On many estates, however, they are used with success, the usual method of treatment being to make the coolies bring them into the store and clean them there. 🔊
  • 39. As already indicated, some few estates do not give the strips of coagulum any preliminary hand-rolling, as the rubber is considered to be sufficiently firm to be handled into the first machine. 🔊
  • 40. They are of opinion that there are too many men of great hereditary estates and influence in the kingdom to suffer the establishment of the levelling system which has taken place in France. 🔊
  • 41. Both oil and gas driven engines are eminently suitable for the purpose of a rubber factory, and the results obtained on different estates with either are often discussed in favour of one or the other. 🔊
  • 42. Considerable differences are noted in the periods of drying on various estates; but, as there is more than one factor influencing the results, it is not easy at first to find why these differences should exist. 🔊
  • 43. The peculiarity must have existed for years, and perhaps became more marked as so many estates abandoned the former common practice of allowing varying quantities of water to be placed in the collecting cups. 🔊
  • 44. His uncle, Mr. Linthorne, has large estates near Sidmouth, and has been the kindest friend to me and mine. 🔊
  • 45. Much controversy has arisen regarding these decentralised establishments, but the fact remains that on large estates, which are efficiently controlled, the scheme has been highly successful from all points of view. 🔊
  • 46. It is true that the view is held strongly in some quarters as a result of the experience of managers, chiefly on their own estates, that alternate-daily tapping generally gives better yields than daily tapping. 🔊
  • 47. Bellomont noted the sense of deep injustice smouldering in the minds of the people and set out to confiscate the great estates, particularly, as he set forth, as many of them had been obtained by bribery. 🔊
  • 48. He observes that in 1881 my firm had the supervision of eighty-eight estates, upwards of three thousand farming tenants, and annually collected rents to the value of a quarter of a million sterling. 🔊
  • 49. A successful issue, however, is rather more uncertain, and the method appears to give the best results with sheet-rubber prepared on young estates or from more dilute latex. 🔊
  • 50. Having amassed fortunes, these merchants yearned to be the founders of great estates; to live as virtual princes in the midst of wide possessions, even if these were still comparative solitudes. 🔊

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