The mode of disposing of the dead varied.
Under the present constitution they are "fully emancipated from all disability on account of coverture," and are placed on an equality with their husbands in acquiring and disposing of property and in making contracts relative thereto.
His manner of disposing of the Irish forfeitures was inexcusable.
few details as to the mode of slaying the victim and disposing of the body may be given.
But in 1496, when the sovereigns again complained that the inquisitors were, without royal knowledge or consent, disposing of the property of the condemned and thus depriving the public revenues of considerable sums, Alexander VI.
Their natural resemblances and differences are only to be expressed by disposing them as if they were branches springing from a common hypothetical centre.
Here we have a first proof of his talent for romancing; for alike to two pilgrims who show him the road and to the huntsmen of Mark's court (whom he instructs in the rightful method of cutting up and disposing the quarry), Tristan invents different, and most detailed, fictions of his land and parentage.
Always disposing of superior numbers, Sheridan on this occasion won an important victory without much loss.
Thus, too, he was granted the sole right of making peace and war, and of disposing of the funds in the treasury of the state.
In disposing of some of the stock of this company, Ames in1867-1871sold a number of shares to members of Congress at a price much below what these shares eventually proved to be worth.
First, he ascertained that there are no axolotls at all in the Lago de Texcoco, thus disposing at once of the Weismannian explanation; secondly, he confirmed A.
The new caliph, however, found means of disposing of their opposition, and at the battle of the Camel, fought at Basra in November 656, Talha and Zobair were slain, and Ayesha was taken prisoner.
He succeeded in disposing of them without difficulty at the battle of Nahrawan, but in his success he lost the soul of his following.
He had insisted that priests should accompany their flocks in battle, had made them amenable to secular jurisdiction, had withheld the tribute due to Rome and had even claimed the right of disposing of ecclesiastical domains.
While serving in this capacity he devised a plan for disposing of the public lands upon favourable terms to actual settlers, and also assisted in the division of the North-west Territory.
I could also discern the Moon-like phase of Venus, but not very distinctly, nor without some niceness in disposing the Instrument.
Neither Grey nor the Spanish ambassador seems to have seen anything extraordinary in thus disposing of inconvenient prisoners.
The company is also aware that contractors disposing of construction waste require virgin aggregate.
Use proper ashtrays & ensure that cigarettes are extinguished before disposing of them.
Cigarette pouches are like pocket ashtrays - they're a practical solution to disposing of cigarette ends.
Rather than disposing of this, the company is now using it to make iron based coagulants.
dependence on landfill for disposing of waste.
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There is no safe way of disposing of nuclear waste, which can stay radioactive for 100,000 years.
Another reminder of Trusts ' obligations when disposing of prescription only medicine contaminated sharps has been posted on the DH website.
It also had requirements for handling, applying, and disposing of tritium, and watches containing Tritium.
Napoleon had little difficulty in disposing of the father, whose rage against his son blunted his senses in every other direction.
Tactically the Confederates were almost always victorious, strategically, Grant, disposing of greatly superior forces, pressed back Lee and the Army of Northern Virginia to the lines of Richmond and Petersburg, while above all, in pursuance of his explicit policy of " attrition," the Federal leader used his men with a merciless energy that has few, if any, parallels in modern history.
The deed of submission next gives to the arbiters the necessary powers for disposing of the matters referred (e.g.
That'll be interesting because burning is one of the endorsed methods of disposing of an old and tatty one.
It also had requirements for handling, applying, and disposing of Tritium, and watches containing Tritium.
Take your receipt with you to file or shred it before disposing of it at home.
If so, ask how they plan on disposing of their old furniture.
It is possible to recycle solvents and specialist units can be purchased that will recycle solvents, either disposing of them or turning them back into a near perfect state allowing them to be reused.
However, do not discount the importance of disposing of the old refrigerator responsibly.
These batteries are environmentally unfriendly, and disposing of them has become an increasing problem.
Some states ban phone owners from disposing of their nickel cadmium phone batteries in the trash.
By disposing of computers in a responsible way, we will ensure that we reduce any potential negative impact on the environment.
The toast itself goes back to the Greek days, where poisoning of wine had been a favorite way of disposing of a rival or creating a short-cut to divorce.
When a loved one dies, disposing of his or her personal property can be a tedious yet emotional task.
For example, Great Uncle Ed may have sued Cousin Tom back in 1900 for failing to properly discharge his duties as executor, or for wrongfully disposing of estate items.
That will only make the charity deal with disposing the item, causing the charity both time and money, not you.
Because of this, the couple needs to collaborate on disposing of the ring when an engagement ends.
Other business owners prefer to keep only the applications of the applicants who were hired while disposing of all the other applications.
As she goes about disposing of the bad guys, she takes the time to remind people about the great deals that are offered at Esurance.
Not less conspicuous are his merits in disposing of the groups of what are ordinarily known as water-birds, his indicating the affinity of the rails (No.
Thus for nearly two centuries it preserved intact its old " town " government, disposing of all its affairs in the " town-meeting " of its citizens.
325) regards Mr Doble's articles in the Academy (May and June 1883) as finally disposing of Charles's claim to the authorship, but this is by no means the attitude of other recent writers.
Early in 1067 he made a progress through parts of the south, receiving submissions, disposing of the lands of those who had fought against him, and ordering castles to be built; he then crossed the Channel to celebrate his triumph in Normandy.
Apart from the work already mentioned he published only two papers during his life-time - "The supposed effect of boiling on water, in disposing it to freeze more readily" (Phil.
The general conditions to be observed in such workings may be briefly stated as follows: (I) The whole of the auriferous gravel, down to the " bed rock," must be removed, - that is, no selection of rich or poor parts is possible; (2) this must be accomplished by the aid of water alone, or at times by water supplemented by blasting; (3) the conglomerate must be mechanically disintegrated without interrupting the whole system; (4) the gold must be saved without interrupting the continuous flow of water; and (5) arrangements must be made for disposing of the vast masses of impoverished gravel.
(25th of October 1760), he was for a vigorous prosecution of the war with France; he had written what purported to be a chapter from an old book written by a Spanish Jesuit, On the Meanes of Disposing the Enemie to Peace, which had a great effect; and in the spring of 1760 there had been published a more elaborate paper written by Franklin with the assistance of Richard Jackson, agent of Massachusetts and Connecticut in London, entitled The Interest of Great Britain Considered with Regard to Her Colonies, and the Acquisitions of Canada and Guadeloupe (1760).
The bulk of industry found itself faced with the impossibility of disposing of the goods previously manufactured, and acted in consequence as best suited the interests of the moment: there were general dismissals of workmen, and enterprises were restricted or suspended.
A letter from Wesley (dated Chester, April 7, 1785) was read, beseeching the members of the Legal Conference not to use their powers for selfish ends but to be absolutely impartial in stationing the preachers, selecting boys for education at Kingswood School, and disposing of connexional funds.
Other methods of disposing of him having failed, the Porte made his nephew a rival sheikh; but he basely assassinated him.
This might be accounted for by the inhabitants of Lower Egypt having practised a different mode of disposing of the dead, or by their cemeteries being differently placed.
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