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  • She was only a month into two years old, but she was big for her age.

  • Not until next month – and it's 26.

  • She'll be going to college next month.

  • The building she had spent more than a month trying to get into and now was the site of an open house.

  • But you have less than a month to go.

  • What can he do out there right now that he couldn't do a month and a half from now.

  • They married a month later at a small church in Bartlesville and Adrienne moved to the farm.

  • A month ago she would have said she might never marry, and yet it had crossed her mind a number of times since she met Bordeaux.

  • No. I have a truck, but it hasn't started for a month.

  • In the next month, her schedule became routine.

  • What will it be a month from now?

  • While my relationship with Martha LeBlanc, nee Rossi, dated back to our play pen years and kindergarten days, lately we've hiked different paths, reducing our contact to Christmas cards and once a month phone calls.

  • Betsy screamed, It's like if The Lord Jesus was standing here, writing a mother's day card to the Virgin Mary, you'd be sitting around on your asses discussing if it was really the month of May!

  • My rehab wasn't fully covered by insurance and most of the money is in an annuity I draw each month.

  • In less than a month in early spring our lives were totally changed and we loved it.

  • I know; I'm acting like a fool but it's been a bad day... week... month.

  • Quinn hasn't slept with me since month four or five.

  • While I detested closing our nine month incredible relationship on so sour a note, I felt the decision was his.

  • There's nothing there newer than the first month when we were testing.

  • He'd lost another five pounds this month.

  • "That's been every day for the past month," he said with some impatience.

  • While uneasy, Damian suspected Jenn was seasoned enough to handle the boy for a month.

  • "I can survive for a month off of small children and animals," the vamp growled in response.

  • Let's see if you can make it through the month, he said and dropped the cell.

  • I saw a sign back in Kansas last month.

  • That list has to be a lot smaller than who disappeared sometime between 1890 and last month.

  • A month had passed since he had been stabbed.

  • She could pay it this month or put the three hundred dollars towards a one-way ticket to wherever she wanted to be when she died.

  • Demon free for a month.

  • Yes. I plan on moving in a month or so.

  • Living for three years after a diagnosis of dying in a month weird?

  • The doctor before me said you wouldn't make it a month.

  • "Same time and place next month," Andre said, standing.

  • It was three months' salary, though Hannah had added it to the black AmEx her fiancé paid in full every month without a second thought.

  • Another month and you're still defiant.

  • Katie pretended to listen as Hannah discussed the Paris fashion show she'd attended and the month in Monte Carlo she'd spend in January to escape the coldest weather.

  • Most wore trendy boots and coats, sat in designer jeans and sweaters worth a month of her salary, and wore make- up that coordinated perfectly with their expensive clothing and hair.

  • He.d only spent one night there last month before Sasha flung him to the side in favor of a demoness.

  • He.d been too good of a person a mere month before.

  • Her plan, while brilliant when plotted the past month, didn't seem quite so wonderful right now.

  • Even after a month she couldn't go a night without thinking of her friend.

  • The simple assertion was a waterfall after a month without a drop of information about her.

  • Being so close rattled her senses, and she thought again of the kiss they had shared over a month before.

  • Valentine Day isn't until next month.

  • I looked through the whole month of January but there was nothing about a girl named Annie dying.

  • While I'm not disagreeing with you that Edith looks like the best candidate, in my mind she's still the flavor of the month at the fruitcake sale.

  • They were sorry to miss you but most of 'em will be back later in the month.

  • She moved here a month ago, so was unfamiliar with the area.

  • Yes, once a month.

  • So, separate vacations once a month and all's well, huh?

  • That's why I came here last month, to find a group and deal with them.

  • You know, the full moon is two days before Halloween this month.

  • Won't you reconsider staying here next month?

  • Jackson knew she would not move on this today, but he had a month to convince her, so let it go.

  • Just because things went well last month it doesn't guarantee they will go well this month.

  • Handling this month after month seemed an insurmountable task.

  • We have another month to figure it out.

  • Last month you said it would be fine if he came up for a visit.

  • A month ago, before the letter announcing his visit, she would have said otherwise.

  • I'll let you find out next month.

  • I graduate next month, so I'll let her know with an invitation.

  • He insisted that he would rather lease a car for a month than have to drive back, and he didn't like the idea of leaving her with only her old truck to drive.

  • The week seemed more like a month, but finally Alex arrived and she picked him up at the airport.

  • He had not used it in over a month.

  • She had enough for a month, but after a few days, she found herself wishing for real food instead of the stale bars.

  • I'll be sixteen in a month.

  • He'd fight the expense account battle at the end of the month.

  • Oh, two, maybe three times a month.

  • Detective David Dean had been seeing Attorney Ethel Rosewater three or four times a month for more than two years.

  • It was the second break-in in the neighborhood in the last month.

  • Byrne could read his own copy for at least another month.

  • After he's gone missing, I can buy wanting to know what's going on back home but a month before he skips is too soon.

  • The store hadn't done $500 in business the past month by the looks of things, and the two hardened robbers sounded like kids.

  • "I know it's been less than a month since your father died," she said, "and it's been tough.

  • Twice in one month!

  • And yes, Monica had been right: it was much, much better than a month of Thursdays with Hot-Sheets Rosewater the Sex Machine.

  • It had been nearly a month of empty Thursday nights since his no-show session with Ethel Rosewater and the beautiful Betty from Boise was offering an effective way to make sure that embarrassment was a temporary happening.

  • I might get a Longhorn cow in a month or so.

  • Her hair looked like it hadn't been washed in a month and her coat was wrinkled and full of holes.

  • It was yet another reminder that there would be no pregnancy — at least not this month.

  • The warm month of June melted into the scalding month of July.

  • But for the last month she had said nothing.

  • She had the strange feeling that she had been watching life for the last month, not participating in it.

  • Where he'd been the last month was a mystery, but he was here now — and for some reason, what he was saying made her feel better.

  • Their baby was due the last of the month.

  • He hadn't seen her since they sparred last, when Damian interrupted and swept her away to loan her to the Black God for a month.

  • He didn't write in it the last month or so before his death, but look at his last entry.

  • The moon is a fickle lover, like a beautiful woman…she gives her whole heart but once a month and leaves you before dawn…why fear you the night?

  • How many men had died in the past month alone defending her?

  • At least this way she had no loan payments – no set business income to meet every month.

  • Alfonso lost the use of his cell phone for a month and Alex grounded Jonathan for the same amount of time.

  • Nothing she had gone through in the last month had been more painful than watching him struggle to regain composure now.

  • It was hard to believe that only a month ago their relationship sizzled.

  • We had a Great Pyrenees, but he died about a month ago.

  • No, it would be best to fly out and then lease a car for a month.

  • It seems a waste of time to hang these for less than a month.

  • I'm going to be in tears when I get my bill this month if I don't get off this phone.

  • It'll be the front cover of Gents Only next month.

  • She was one of his frequent guests, visiting him several times each month.

  • By the end of the month he was ready for service with a squadron of eight ships and brigs, and some small craft.

  • At the end of a month, she tells us, her earnings amounted to fifteen francs.

  • When the weather is temperate, mushrooms will appear in about a month after the bed has been made, but at other times a much longer period may elapse.

  • on the 28th of September 1470 Waynflete welcomed him on his release from the Tower, which necessitated a new pardon, granted a month after Edward's reinstatement on the 30th of May 1471 (Pat.

  • him a priest of Alexandria called Dioscorus, who died a month after his election, and thus left the position open for him.

  • 3; Month.

  • Albany had to blockade Margaret in Stirling Castle before she would surrender her sons, After being obliged to capitulate, Margaret returned to Edinburgh, and being no longer responsible for the custody of the king she fled to England in September, where a month later she bore to Angus a daughter, Margaret, who afterwards became countess of Lennox, mother of Lord Darnley and grandmother of James I.

  • At last all was ready; the 10th of the month Daesius (?

  • The book of Haggai contains four short prophecies delivered between the first day of the sixth month and the twenty-fourth day of the ninth month - that is, between September and December - of the second year of Darius the king.

  • 1-9) delivered in the following month, Haggai forbids the people to be disheartened by the apparent meanness of the new temple.

  • Briggs was greatly excited by Napier's invention and visited him at Merchiston in 1615, staying with him a whole month; he repeated his visit in 1616 and, as he states, "would have been glad to make him a third visit if it had pleased God to spare him so long."

  • Here the mean temperature is between 46° and 48° in summer and 36° and 38° in winter, rains are frequent, and snow falls every month in the year.

  • The month of April 1870 saw an insurrection in Entre Rios headed by the caudillo, Lopez Jordan.

  • In the month of June 1880, President Avellaneda and his ministers left Buenos Aires, and this act was considered by the porteno leaders equivalent to a declaration of war.

  • The local affairs of the commune are decided by the municipal council, and its decisions become operative after the expiration of a month, save in matters which involve interests transcending those of the commune.

  • As to the number of vessels, which fluctuates from month to month, little can be said that is wholly accurate at any given moment, but, very roughly, the French navy in 1909 included 25 battleships, 7 coast defence ironclads, 19 armoured cruisers, 36 protected cruisers, 22 s1oops, gunboats, &c., 45 destroyers, 319 torpedo boats, 71 submersibles and submarines and 8 auxiliary cruisers.

  • After a year at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, French spent a month in the studio of John Q.

  • 1152), a son of King David I., and became king of Scotland on the death of his brother, Malcolm IV., in December 1165, being crowned at Scone during the same month.

  • Also, Month.

  • The grammatical form of shabbath suggests a transitive sense, "the divider," and apparently indicates the Sabbath as dividing the month.

  • In fact, the four quarters of the moon supply an obvious division of the month; and, wherever new moon and full moon are religious occasions, we get in the most natural way a sacred cycle of fourteen or 1 See, further, E.

  • Thus the Harranians had four sacrificial days in every month, and of these two at least were determined by the conjunction and opposition of the moon. ?

  • We cannot tell when the Sabbath became dissociated from the month; but the change seems to have been made before the Book of the Covenant, which already regards the Sabbath simply as an institution of humanity and ignores the new moon.

  • So far no evidence is forthcoming that the same days of each month were observed as these of this special rarely occurring month.

  • The 19th day is supposed to have had its sacred nature as the 49th day from the commencement of the preceding month, assuming that to have had 30 days.

  • This name shabattu was certainly applied to the 15th day of the month, and am nuh libbi could mean "day of rest in the middle," referring to the moon's pause at the full.

  • The observance of such days was a bar to attending even to important diplomatic business or setting out on a journey Such nubattu days fell on the 3rd, 7th and 16th of the intercalary month of Elul, and were noted as the nubattu of Marduk and his consort.

  • It would be precarious to assume that the same days in each month were nubattu, for the nubattu fell on the 4th of Iyar on one occasion.

  • For it is obvious that if each 7th day during the year was observed as above, it would, like our Sunday or a Jewish Sabbath, fall on a different day of the month in different months.

  • The former would be an exact submultiple of the 30-day month, but the exact relation of seven days to the month is not very clear.

  • Further, if the Sabbaths fell on each 7th day through the year, any indication by dated documents of a falling off in the number of transactions on the 7th day of the month must obviously be completely disguised.

  • During July, which is the coldest month in southern latitudes, one-half of Australia has a mean temperature ranging from 45° to 61°, and the other half from 62° to 80°.

  • Having crossed a table-land of sandstone which divides these streams from those running to the western shores of Arnheim Land, Mr Stuart, in the month of July, passed down what is called the Adelaide river of north Australia.

  • Up till 1908 it had been generally assumed that the constitution required the treasurer of the Commonwealth to hand over to the states month by month whatever surplus funds remained in his hands.

  • A month after his death, in March 1883, the prize of 3000 francs was awarded to him.

  • Rome, attacked by the French army, was taken by assault after a month's sanguinary siege.

  • The winding-up of the Panama Company having been declared in the:month of December 1888, the adversaries of the French Republic, seeking for a scandal that would imperil the government, hoped to bring about the prosecution of the directors of the Panama Company.

  • Tuition in the institute is free; board and living cost $8.50 a month; day students are allowed to "work-out" $1.50-$3.00 a month of this amount, and night students may thus pay all their expenses.

  • During the month of August bands of fanatical rioters in various parts of the country made havoc in the churches and religious houses, wrecking the altars, smashing the images and pictures, and carrying off the sacred vessels and other treasures on which they could lay their hands.

  • Irritated and alarmed, the governor suddenly left Brussels in the month of July with some Walloon troops and went to Namur.

  • Fairs are now held on the first Thursday in April, June, September and December, and a cheese fair on the first Thursday in each month except January.

  • The mean temperature for January, the coldest month, is only 17° F.; for the three winter months it is 19° F., and for the five months from November to March inclusive it is 24.3° F.

  • For July, the warmest month, the mean temperature is 68° F.; for the entire year it is 43° F.

  • More snow falls in February than in any other month.

  • The fall of Somerset in the following month raised Bonner's hopes, and he appealed from Cranmer to the council.

  • wicu, Germanic *wikOn, probably = change, turn), the name given to periods of time, varying in length in different parts of the world, but shorter than a "month."

  • The month may be divided in two ways: a fractional part may be taken (decad or pentad), as in East Africa or Ancient Egypt (moon-week), or the week may be settled without regard to the length of the month (market-week, &c.).

  • He could repudiate the purchase of a slave attacked by the bennu sickness within the month (later, a hundred days), and had a female slave three days on approval.

  • This shows a considerable improvement, largely, but not entirely, in the diminution of infant mortality; the expectation of life at birth in 1882, it is true, was only 33 years and 6 months, and at three years of age 56 years I month; but the increase, both in the expectation of life and in its average duration, goes all through the different ages.

  • If the tiller receives as much as 45 lire per month, supplemented by other wages in kind, it is said to be boaria a salario; if the principal part of his remuneration is in kind, his contract is called boaria a spesa.

  • In the same month it was joined by the Cispadane Republic; and the terms of the treaty of Campo Formio (October 17, 1797), while fatal to the political life of Venice, awarded to this now considerable state the Venetian territories west of the river Adige.

  • A month later, under the pretence of stilling the civil strifes in the Valtelline, Bonaparte absorbed that Swiss district in the Cisalpine Republic, which thus included all the lands between Como and Verona on the north, and Rimini on the south.

  • A month later the ambitious young general, Joubert, who took over Moreaus command and raffled part of Macdonalds following, was utterly routed by the Austro-Russian army at Novi (August 15) with the loss of 12,000 men.

  • In Spite of this success, however, it was not until the end of the month, and after desperate fighting, that the French penetrated within the walls and the defence ceased (June 29).

  • A month later (10th March I 882) Rubattino made over his establishment to the Italian government, and on the 12th of June the Chamber adopted a bill constituting Assab an Italian crown colony.

  • Thus a month was lost, during which the Abyssinian army advanced to Hausen, a position slightly south of Adowa.

  • At Como 15,000 textile workers remained on strike for nearly a month, but there were no disorders.

  • Before this interview a national council had met at St Albans at the beginning of August 1213, and this was followed by another council, held in St Paul's church, London, later in the same month; it was doubtless summoned by the archbishop, and was attended by many of the higher clergy and a certain number of the barons.

  • But this was not enough for the inquisitor-general, who in the following month (April) issued orders to forbid Christians, under severe penalties, having any communication with the Jews or, -after the period of grace, to supply them even with the necessaries of life.

  • The coldest month is January, with a mean temperature of about 32° F., while the hottest month is July, with a mean of 78°.

  • His chief literary work was the often-translated Month of Mary (Vienna, 1843).

  • His engagement was for a salary of 75 lire (about X30) a month, a sum so large for that period as to mark conspicuously the high regard in which his art was held.

  • Le Maistre (de Sacy), and after a month in the Bastille was exiled to his estate of Fosse.

  • Routh); Month.

  • The Communion is celebrated once a month.

  • The distance from Rarotonga to New Zealand is about 2000 m., and, with the aid of the trade wind, large canoes could traverse the distance within a month.

  • The result was that in the seventh year (or month, see Ath.

  • Any member may bring in a " project of law," but it has to be submitted to the minister of the department concerned, who is allowed a month to consider it, and himself prepares the final draft laid on the table of the House.

  • The temperature drops so rapidly that a month later, about October the oth on the middle Urals and November the 15th throughout Russia, the thermometer ceases to rise above the freezing-point.

  • If the officer appointed by the Board of Trade should, after inspection of the railway, report to the department that in his opinion " the opening of the same would be attended with danger to the public using the same, by reason of the incompleteness of the works or permanent way, or the insufficiency of the establishment for working such railway," it is lawful for the department to direct the company to postpone the opening of the line for any period not exceeding one month at a time, the process being repeated from month to month as often as may be necessary.

  • November is considered the only dry month.

  • The temperature is equable - at Apia the mean annual temperature is 78° F., the warmest month being December (80°) and the coldest July (75°-76°).

  • To the original nomadic Pesah (Passover) - sacrifice of a lamb - there was attached a distinct and agricultural festival of unleavened cakes (ynassoth) which marks the beginning of the corn harvest in the middle of the month Abib (the name of which points to its Canaanite and 1 The tablet is neo-Babylonian and published by Dr Pinches in the Transactions of the Victoria Institute, and is cited by Professor Fried.

  • Haloa, obviously connected with aces (" threshing-floor "), begun at Athens and finished at Eleusis, where there was a threshing-floor of Triptolemus, in the month Poseideon (December).

  • This is to be distinguished from the later sacrifice of a ram to the same goddess on the 6th of the month Thargelion, probably intended as an act of propitiation.

  • Zechariah was slain after six months by Shallum ben Jabesh in Ibleam; but the usurper fell a month later to Menahem, who only after much bloodshed established his posi tion.

  • It began on the tenth day of the tenth month, January 587.

  • Desertion, pestilence and famine added to the usual horrors of a siege, and at length on the ninth day of the fourth month 586, a breach was made in the walls.

  • Some of the Zealots escaped with John and Simon to the upper city and held it for another month.

  • On the 26th of that month the nomination of Prince George of Greece as high commissioner of the powers in Crete for a period of three years (renewed in 1901) was formally announced, and on the 21st of December the prince landed at Suda and made his public entry into Canea amid enthusiastic demonstrations.

  • c. xv.) it is derived from Eostre, or Ostdra, the Anglo-Saxon goddess of spring, to whom the month answering to our April, and called Eostur-monath, was dedicated.

  • This month, Bede says, was the same as the mensis paschalis, " when the old festival was observed with the gladness of a new solemnity."

  • The Gentile Christians, on the other hand, unfettered by Jewish traditions, identified the first day of the week with the Resurrection, and kept the preceding Friday as the commemoration of the crucifixion, irrespective of the day of the month.

  • With the one the observance of the day of the month, with the other the observance of the day of the week, was the guiding principle.

  • January is the coldest month, and July is the warmest.

  • January, the coldest month, has a mean temperature of 38° F.

  • on the Coastal Plain; and in July, the warmest month, the mean is about 79° F.

  • falling here during the month of August.

  • But the assembly, the members of which were nearly the same as those of the congress, refused to interrupt the meeting of the congress, and in the next month the governor sought safety in flight, first to Fort Johnson on the Cape Fear below Wilmington and then to a man-of-war along the coast.

  • The " Mecklenburg Declaration," which it is alleged was passed on the 10th of the same month by the same committee, " dissolves the political bonds " which have connected the county with the mother country, " absolves " the citizens of that county " from all allegiance to the British Crown," declares them " a free and independent people," and abounds in other phrases which closely resemble phrases in the great Declaration of the 4th of July 1776.

  • He penetrated southwards to within a month's march of Lhasa.

  • has been measured in one month, and 610 in.

  • On the 18th of the same month he presented a paper to the Academy, containing a far more complete exposition of that and kindred phenomena.

  • From the month of May 1790 to his death in April 1791 Mirabeau remained in close and suspected, but not actually proved, connexion with the court, and drew up many admirable state papers for it.

  • He was indefatigable in dispensing justice, and himself presided over a native court in which he disposed of from fifty to a hundred cases a month.

  • President Harrison appointed Webster secretary of state but died one month after taking office.

  • In accordance with arrangements made by her father, she at once married Prince Louis, the heir to the French crown, and a month later her husband became king of France under the title of Louis VII.

  • An Anomalistic month is the time in which the moon passes from perigee to perigee, &c.

  • A month later he was appointed comptrollergeneral (August 24).

  • Towards the end of October, with which month the rainy season begins, seedtime commenced, and of course does so still.

  • In 1894 the monthly average price for October, the chief month for wheat-sowing in England, was only 17s.

  • In the same month he erected the republic of Lucca into a principality for Bacciochi and his consort, Elisa Bonaparte.

  • Napoleon's habit of clinging to his own preconceptions never received so strange and disastrous an illustration as it did during the month spent at Moscow.

  • In that month, however, such a request was dangerous; there was excitement in the city over the presentation of the petition, and the private attacks to which Desmoulins had often been subject were now followed by a warrant for the arrest of himself and Danton.

  • He had in the previous month announced the establishment of a naval war staff, and in the autumn he reorganized the internal administration of his office.

  • Besides Sundays there are six great feasts: (1) that of the New Year (Nauruz rabba), on the first day of the first month of winter; (2) Dehwa h' nina, the anniversary of the happy return of Hibil Ziva from the kingdom of darkness into that of light, lasting five days, beginning with the 18th of the first month of spring; (3) the Marwana, in commemoration of the drowned Egyptians, on the first day of the seoond month of spring; (4) the great five days' baptismal festival (pantsha), the chief feast, kept on the five intercalary days at the end of the second month of summer - during its continuance every Mandaean, male .and female, must dress in white and bathe thrice daily; (5) Dehwa d'daimana, in honour of one of the three hundred and sixty `Uthras, on the first day of the second month of autumn; (6) Kanshe Zahla, the preparation feast, held on the last day of the year.

  • The year is solar, and has twelve months of thirty days each, with five intercalary days between the eighth and the ninth month.

  • In June 1338 he was once more sent abroad to secure peace, but within a month of his appointment 1 De Ill.

  • The duck, on the other hand, when newly hatched, and for nearly a month after, has the sternum wholly cartilaginous.

  • July is the warmest month, and in most parts of the state January is the coldest; in a few valleys, however, February has a colder record than January.

  • In the month of February, or in some years as early as the end of January, the first large schools appear at the entrance of the English Channel, and are met by the more adventurous of the driftnet fishers many miles west of the Scilly Islands.

  • Three to four inches of rain per month is the average.

  • per month.

  • From all differences interest at 5% is deducted for the time between settlement day and the tenth day of the second month on which the " future " elapses, since settlement terms mean that money is paid in instalments before it is actually due.

  • Thus in January the futures quoted will be January (technically termed " current," " present month " or near month," " futures "), January-February, " February-March, March-April, April-May, May-June, June-July, July-August, and perhaps two or three more.

  • The rule is that on the first of the two months the seller of " futures " may, and before the last day of the second month must, deliver cotton against them, or, what comes to the same thing, buy back the " futures " on the basis of the price of " spot " cotton of middling grade.

  • As regards " middling " American, the committee fixes " spot " by allowing so many " points on or off " present month futures.

  • The variations of the gaps between " spot " and " present month futures " are somewhat mysterious, a matter to which we shall recur.

  • Then, according as the spinner wants immediate delivery or delivery in some future month, he pays the price of current " futures," or of " futures " of the month in which he requires delivery, plus or minus the " points on or off " previously fixed.

  • As we pass from the " future " of the month in which the quotation is made to the most distant "future" it will be observed that in the first and second cases price rises continuously, in the second case even passing "spot," whereas in the third case it falls first and then rises.

  • Their first operation was the siege of Nicaea, defended by a Seljuk garrison, but eventually captured, with the aid of Alexius, after a month's siege (June 18).

  • After a little more than a month's siege, the city was finally captured (July 15).

  • If Frederick had only come in person, a single month of his presence might have meant everything: if Pelagius had only listened to King John, the sultan was ready to concede practically everything which was at issue.

  • He stayed in the Holy Land little more than a month after his coronation; and leaving in May he soon overcame the papal armies in Italy, and secured absolution from Gregory IX.

  • He effectively checked the excitement, and when a month later an overwhelming Federal force began moving upon the western counties, the insurrection collapsed without bloodshed.

  • The archbishop's murder, perpetrated within a month of his return to England (29th December 1170), was, however, the work of over zealous courtiers and regretted by no one more than Henry.

  • The Frankish assemblies, previously held in the month of March (champs de mars), but under Pippin deferred to May (champs de mai), came to be more numerous, and served the king of the Franks as a means of receiving the gifts of his subjects and of promulgating his capitularies.

  • The sultan entered Athens in the following month; he was greatly struck by its ancient monuments and treated its inhabitants with comparative leniency.

  • He was unanimously elected the first general in April 1541; and on the 22nd of that month received the first vows of the Society in the church of San Paolo fuori la mura.

  • But the whole period is generally concluded in the space of a month.

  • The American army under Washington encamped near Dobbs Ferry on the 4th of July 1781, and started thence for Yorktown in the following month.

  • On the 25th of that month, while a few vessels made a demonstration before San Juan, the main American fleet was landing some 3400 troops under General Nelson A.

  • Not content with the 67,000 talers a month which he drew as salary for his innumerable offices, he was found when an inquiry was held in the next reign to have abstracted more than five million talers of public money for his private use.

  • This was fixed in the Priestly Code at the 15th of the seventh month, and an eighth day of solemn assembly -added after the return from the exile.

  • Jeroboam arranged for a similar feast in the northern kingdom on the 15th day of the eighth month, "like unto the feast in Judah" (ibid.

  • On the 8th of February 1662 she removed to Leicester House in Leicester Fields, and died shortly afterwards on the 13th of the same month being buried in Westminster Abbey.

  • The ordinary variation is from 3 to 4 degrees, the mean maximum reading in the shade in a cooler district being about 105° as against 108° in the hotter ones for the month of May, and 79° as against 83° for the month of December.

  • It follows immediately the ninth or the fasting-month, Ramadan, occupying the first three days of the tenth month, Shawwal.

  • About a month before his death he was created K.G.

  • On June 24, 200 Russian soldiers landed on Mount Athos, and a month later 600 of the monks were deported to Russia, where they were distributed as prisoners in various monasteries.

  • But a discovery by the government of concealed arms, and an explosion at one of Emmet's depots in Patrick Street on the 16th of July, necessitated immediate action, and the 23rd of that month was accordingly fixed for the projected rising.

  • This was shortly followed by the translation of Plotinus into Latin, and by a voluminous commentary, the former finished in 1486, the latter in 1491, and both published at the cost of Lorenzo de' Medici just one month after his death.

  • After a month's vigorous drilling Hicks led 5000 of his men against an equal force of dervishes in Sennar, whom he defeated, and cleared the country between the towns of Sennar and Khartum of rebels.

  • No person was to be allowed to lay in more than one month's supply.

  • The mean temperature of July, the hottest month, is comparatively uniform over the state, varying only from 81° to 83°; the mean for January, the coldest month, varies from 46° in the extreme north to 56° in the extreme south.

  • He can suspend for a month a municipal council, mayor or deputy-mayor; certain decisions of the municipal councils require his approval; and he may annul such of their regulations as are extra vires.

  • Halleck, with a greatly superior force, cautiously and slowly advanced upon the Confederate position, consuming more than a month in the operation.

  • Meanwhile kaime was being issued in great quantities (about 60,000 purses a month) and fell to a discount (December 1861) of 75%.

  • Under the reformed constitution every senator is entitled to a salary of £Tloo per month, any remuneration which he may receive from the government for other services to be deducted from the senatorial allowance which, however, it may of course exceed.

  • Deputies are allowed T30o for each session of parliament, and £T50 per month in addition should the session exceed its legal duration.

  • The cultivators, on the other hand, may not plant tobacco without permits from the regie, although the power of refusing a permit, except to known smugglers or persons of notoriously bad conduct, seems to be doubtful; nor may they sell to any purchaser, unless for export, except to the regie, while they are bound to deposit the whole of the tobacco crops which they raise in any one year in the entrepots of the regie before the month of August of the year following, [[Table A]].-Showing Revenues ceded to Ottoman Public Debt Administration at Various Periods to 1907-1908.

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