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.
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.
It is said that loons have been caught in the New York lakes eighty feet beneath the surface, with hooks set for trout--though Walden is deeper than that.
The German, Pahlen, has been sent to New York in America, to fetch the Frenchman, Moreau, he said, alluding to the invitation made that year to Moreau to enter the Russian service....
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.
"Georgia, not New York?" he asked.
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.
He could be taking that east or west or the extension south toward New York City.
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).