In 1916, the number of cases just in New York City was reported to be nine thousand.
Michaux, more than thirty years ago, says that the price of wood for fuel in New York and Philadelphia "nearly equals, and sometimes exceeds, that of the best wood in Paris, though this immense capital annually requires more than three hundred thousand cords, and is surrounded to the distance of three hundred miles by cultivated plains."
The conversation slipped back to our New York life with our sojourn in New Hampshire relegated to a fun, if bizarre weekend with friends.
We stole one weekend together, remaining in New York, before answering a summons to join the others in Massachusetts.
"Georgia, not New York?" he asked.
Fred explained that the New York sister was staying in her motor home at a local campground.
You read the newspaper—not the New York Times—you read the Parkside Sentinel.
In dropped Fred O'Connor looking like a New York commuter during a subway strike.
In 1783 he emigrated to America, and settled in New York, whither one of his brothers had previously gone.
In 1895 he bought the New York Journal and the following year founded the Evening Journal, the morning paper being known after 1902 as the New York American.
But Commodore Chauncey brought from 400 to Soo officers and men with him, and local resources for building being abundant, he had by November formed a squadron of ten vessels, with which he attacked the Canadian port, York, taking it in April 1813, capturing one vessel and causing the destruction of another then building.
In New York State, where the population is largely industrial, the annual deaths per million are only three, but of the agricultural population eleven.
Two interesting government programs are under way in the United States, according to a June 2011 article in The New York Times.
There it was arranged that I should go to the Wright-Humason School for the Deaf in New York City.
TO MRS. WILLIAM THAW New York, October 16, 1895.
After we had had our breakfast, Teacher asked one of the train-men in the station if the New York train was made up.
Now at least Betsy and I had time together before I returned to New York Sunday afternoon.
"We could call on our way back home, half way to New York," she answered.
Somehow, between her and Martha, Quinn and Howie agreed to run a trip back while we remained in New York in phone contact.
"Don't even think about moving up here and leaving me in New York," my new wife snarled, removing that possibility from consideration.
It was nearing Christmas and while New York was aglow, my wife and I were just the opposite; out of sync with the mood of the city.
I was alone, back in New York, on a totally secure line.
I want to get out of New York, or any city.
Three calls were telephoned from Boston, New York and Connecticut while two were made on untraceable phones.
It looks like he's moving east and maybe will drop down in the states in New York or New England.
It was New York and raining pussies and puppies and I was on a street corner with cabs going by one after the other.
Lake Erie sits north of Ohio for a long stretch so to get into Canada going east; he'd enter in New York State, around Niagara Falls.
I used to use Amtrak when I was working out of New York and had to travel the east coast.
Nukes in New York and Miami and most of the other major cities.
He entered the Naval Academy from New York in 1857, but resigned in March 1861.
He was also the agent in New York of the firm of Astor & Broadwood.
His chief benefaction, however, was a bequest of $400,000 for the foundation and endowment of a public library in New York City, since known as the Astor library, and since 1895 part of the New York public library.
His wealth, arising from property in New York, where also he built the New Netherland hotel and the Waldorf hotel, was enormous.
In 1 9 05 he was Democratic candidate for mayor of New York on the Municipal Ownership ticket, and four years later on the Independence League ticket; in 1906 he was candidate for governor of New York on the Democratic and Independence League tickets, in every instance being defeated.
About the year 919 the country was invaded by Raegenald (Rdgnvaldr grandson of I'varr), a Norwegian king from Ireland, who seized York and occupied the lands of St Cuthbert.
Delaware is served by the Pennsylvania, the Cleveland, Cincinnati, Chicago & St Louis (New York Central system), and the Hocking Valley railways, and by two interurban lines.
But the "bosses" of the Republican party in three great States - New York, Pennsylvania and Illinois - were determined that he should be renominated.
Blaine, the bitterest political enemy of Senator Roscoe Conkling the leader of the New York "stalwarts."
Without consulting the New York senators, Garfield appointed William H.
Robertson, another political enemy of Conkling's, to the desirable post of Collector of the Port of New York, and thereby destroyed all prospects of party harmony.
At New York, in order to earn a living, he became first a chandler, and afterwards a trading skipper, returning to Italy in 1854 with a small fortune, and purchasing the island of Caprera, on which he built the house thenceforth his home.
The state is divided into two distinct physiographic provinces; the Alleghany Plateau on the west, comprising perhaps two-thirds of the area of the state, and forming a part of the great Appalachian Plateau Province which extends from New York to Alabama; and the Newer Appalachians or Great Valley Region on the east, being a part of the large province of the same name which extends from Canada to Central Alabama.
When in November the duke of York encamped near Dartford, Waynflete with three others was sent from the king's camp at Blackheath to propose terms, which were accepted.
On the death of the chancellor, John Kemp, archbishop of Canterbury, during the sitting of parliament, presided over by the duke of York, commissioners, headed by Waynflete, were sent to Henry, to ask him to name a new chancellor, apparently intending that Waynflete should be named.
He perished at sea on board a steamboat which was totally consumed by fire while on a voyage from New York to Boston, on the night of the 13th-14th of January 1840.
WILLIAM LIVINGSTON (1723-1790), American political leader, was born at Albany, New York, probably on the 30th of November 1723.
This Robert Livingston, founder of the American family, became in 1675 secretary of the important Board of Indian Commissioners; he was a member of the New York Assembly in1711-1715and 1716-1727 and its speaker in 1718-1725, and in 1701 made the proposal that all the English colonies in America should be grouped for administrative purposes "into three distinct governments."
William Livingston graduated at Yale College in 1741, studied law in the city of New York, and was admitted to the bar in 1748.
He served in the New York legislature (1759-1760), but his political influence was long exerted chiefly through pamphlets and newspaper articles.
After the suspension of the Reflector in 1753, he edited in the New York Mercury the "Watch Tower" section (1754-1755), which became the recognized organ of the Presbyterian faction.
With the help of William Smith (1728-1793), the New York historian, William Livingston prepared a digest of the laws of New York for the period 1691-1756, which was published in two volumes (1752 and 1762).
See Theodore Sedgwick, Jr., Life of William Livingston (New York, 1833); and E.
He was one of the founders of the College of New Jersey (now Princeton University), was a member of the New York Council for some years before the War of Independence, a member and president of the First Provincial Congress of New York (1775), and a member of the Second Provincial Congress (1775-1776).
Now video is everywhere—on my phone, in my cab in New York, and in the elevator as I zoom to the fourteenth floor.
The two years in New York were happy ones, and I look back to them with genuine pleasure.
Before I left New York, these bright days were darkened by the greatest sorrow that I have ever borne, except the death of my father.
When I left New York the idea had become a fixed purpose; and it was decided that I should go to Cambridge.
It is true that I was familiar with all literary braille in common use in this country--English, American, and New York Point; but the various signs and symbols in geometry and algebra in the three systems are very different, and I had used only the English braille in my algebra.
What glorious sails we had to Bedford Basin, to McNabb's Island, to York Redoubt, and to the Northwest Arm!
In the fall Helen and Miss Sullivan entered the Wright-Humason School in New York, which makes a special of lip-reading and voice-culture.
TO MRS. KATE ADAMS KELLER New York, March 31, 1895. ...Teacher and I spent the afternoon at Mr. Hutton's, and had a most delightful time!...
TO MISS CAROLINE DERBY New York, March 2nd, 1896. ...We miss dear King John sadly.
We spent about three weeks in Boston, after leaving New York, and I need not tell you we had a most delightful time.
I was in New York not long ago and I saw Miss Rhoades, who told me that she had seen Katie McGirr.
The Great Round World, New York City.
The most convenient print for the blind is braille, which has several variations, too many, indeed--English, American, New York Point.
In the diary that she kept at the Wright-Humason School in New York she wrote on October 18, 1894, "I find that I have four things to learn in my school life here, and indeed, in life--to think clearly without hurry or confusion, to love everybody sincerely, to act in everything with the highest motives, and to trust in dear God unhesitatingly."
The little fellow who whirls his "New York Flyer" round the nursery, making "horseshoe curves" undreamed of by less imaginative engineers, is concentrating his whole soul on his toy locomotive.
The gate, I suppose, is New York City, and Freedom is the great statue of Liberty.
When she was at the Wright-Humason School in New York, Dr. Humason tried to improve her voice, not only her word pronunciation, but the voice itself, and gave her lessons in tone and vocal exercises.
But as she was not able to find her copy, and applications for the volume at bookstores in Boston, New York, Philadelphia, Albany, and other places resulted only in failure, search was instituted for the author herself.
Both of us were new to New York City, and had few or no friends.