Elihu Thomson blows on the spark balls with a powerful jet of air.
He was Assistant Secretary of State, 1905-9, and then for a short time was Secretary of State, succeeding Elihu Root on the latter's election to the Senate.
He displayed his political tact in the choice of the American delegation, which was led by Secretary Hughes and included, besides Elihu Root, two members of the Senate, Lodge and Underwood, the Republican and Democratic leaders respectively.
Another old house, built in 1725, was the home of Elihu Coleman, an anti-slavery minister of the Society of Friends, who were very strong here until the close of the first quarter of the 19th century.
That he was blind of one eye; that he was the Elihu of Job; that, as one of Pharaoh's counsellors, he was governor of a city of Ethiopia, and rebelled against Pharaoh; Moses was sent against him by Pharaoh at the head of an army, and stormed the city and put Balaam to flight, &c. &c.
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Elihu Root, secretary of war for the United States government; and Senator George Turner.
But he had received some instruction in mathematics from a distant relative, Elihu Robinson, and in 1781 he left his native village to become assistant to his cousin George Bewley who kept a school at Kendal.
Alger, who was succeeded in 1899 by Elihu Root; secretary of the navy, John D.
1843), Walter McEwen, Elihu Vedder, Charles Sprague Pearce (b.
Crompton, Elihu Thomson, Rudolf Eickemeyer, Thomas Parker and others, and the theory of the action of the dynamo had been closely studied by J.
1718) he wrote to a London merchant, Elihu Yale, and persuaded him to make a liberal gift to the college, which was named in his honour.
For various reasons the movement in America did not appear on the surface to any great extent, and after the comparative failure of Elihu Palmer's Principles of Nature it expressed itself chiefly in the spread of Unitarianism.
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ELIHU BENJAMIN WASHBURNE (1816-1887), American statesman, born in Livermore, Maine, on the 23rd of September 1816.
"Elihu Burritt, take your place on the floor," said the master sternly.
After all the others had gone home, the master took down his long birch rod and said: Elihu, I suppose I must be as good as my word.
"Elihu, you may go home," said the master.
Elihu Burritt was a poor boy who was determined to learn.