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Paper sentence examples

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  • I put aside the paper and tried to nap.

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  • Do you have a couple of paper bags?

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  • I hope I have written my letter nicely, but it is very difficult to write on this paper and teacher is not here to give me better.

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  • He glanced at the paper and nodded.

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  • There's this God-given gift hanging up there like a paper moon that only the five of us can make happen.

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  • When she didn't respond, he peered over the paper again.

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  • He lowered the paper and methodically folded it.

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  • Day after day she moved her pencil in the same tracks along the grooved paper, never for a moment expressing the least impatience or sense of fatigue.

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  • She tossed the paper aside.

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  • She tapped her pencil against the paper, frowning at the scrawled handwriting.

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  • At length, as I leaned with my elbow on the bench one day, it ran up my clothes, and along my sleeve, and round and round the paper which held my dinner, while I kept the latter close, and dodged and played at bopeep with it; and when at last I held still a piece of cheese between my thumb and finger, it came and nibbled it, sitting in my hand, and afterward cleaned its face and paws, like a fly, and walked away.

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  • Sofia looked at the paper again.

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  • She lowered the pen and paper, thoughtful gaze on Deidre.

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  • That was only in the paper for one week.

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  • Alex put the paper down and turned toward her, sliding an arm behind her on the back of the couch.

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  • The paper is still touting its silly million dollar offer.

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  • "Nicholas is going away in a week's time, his... papers... have come... he told me himself... but still I should not cry," and she showed a paper she held in her hand--with the verses Nicholas had written, "still, I should not cry, but you can't... no one can understand... what a soul he has!"

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  • The paper cancelled the whole thing the next week.

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  • When medical records leave the paper folders of the doctor's office and become highly standardized, more analysis can be done.

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  • She was (or imagined she was) putting on paper the things which had interested her.

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  • "What is this?" she asked, taking the paper from him.

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  • I've pondered the events of those few months so often and so deeply I know if I don't at least commit the experience to paper I'll never move forward.

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  • He has found out that doors have locks, and that little sticks and bits of paper can be got into the key-hole quite easily; but he does not seem very eager to get them out after they are in.

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  • This carload of torn sails is more legible and interesting now than if they should be wrought into paper and printed books.

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  • The price of weapons, of gold, of carts and horses, kept rising, but the value of paper money and city articles kept falling, so that by midday there were instances of carters removing valuable goods, such as cloth, and receiving in payment a half of what they carted, while peasant horses were fetching five hundred rubles each, and furniture, mirrors, and bronzes were being given away for nothing.

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  • She pulled out the piece of paper Jule had written on.

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  • Dean took a pencil and paper from the night stand and handed it to her.

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  • This is about as much as the college-bred generally do or aspire to do, and they take an English paper for the purpose.

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  • Pulling out a drawer, he removed a paper and pencil.

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  • He took the paper.

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  • Acting Sheriff Fitzgerald was slipping two one-pint bottles of vodka into a paper bag as Dean was about to open the door.

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  • How easy it is to fly on paper wings!

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  • Hopeful, Sofia crumpled up the paper with Dr. Bylun's information.

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  • I remember that the day the Latin paper was brought to us, Professor Schilling came in and informed me I had passed satisfactorily in German.

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  • As she had now learned to express her ideas on paper, I next taught her the braille system.

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  • When she saw the braille slate and paper, she said, "I will write many letters, and I will thank Santa Claus very much."

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  • Can you tell me in what paper the article appeared accusing Helen of plagiarism, and giving passages from both stories?

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  • He signed the paper with a flourish and returned the pen to its elaborate bronze holder.

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  • Poor Martha lacked even a minimal paper trail on her short, disjointed life.

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  • Paper rattled and then something was placed on the skin under her ear.

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  • He lifted the paper and started to read again.

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  • She ripped off a piece of sketch paper and wrote down her address.

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  • It was obvious he was composing; staff paper littered the piano, and he held a pencil between his teeth.

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  • I told them they would be better off listing it in an Arkansas paper.

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  • His paper work checks out and he's visible but blurry a half dozen times on hotel video cameras.

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  • Sofia hung up and stared at the number on the paper, wondering if Jake had lied to her or if he flat out screwed up the number.

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  • Sofia stuffed Dr. Bylun's paper into her empty cup, tossed it, and joined the onlookers lining the street.

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  • It was Roger who introduced first himself, then Charlie, who dipped his paper in acknowledgment, and Harold, who set down the news and looked at Dean over the top of his glasses, curious about the visit.

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  • As he lifted the computer monitor, he caught sight of a paper beneath it.

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  • Fred O'Connor was nearest and talked in subdued and nervous conversation, reaching for a paper and pencil to take down a number.

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  • Gabriel withdrew a piece of paper from his pocket as he went, studying the symbols.

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  • Marine algae are usually mounted on tough smooth white cartridge paper in the following manner.

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  • Her passion for writing letters and putting her thoughts upon paper grows more intense.

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  • She recognized that others used their lips; she "saw" her father reading a paper and when he laid it down she sat in his chair and held the paper before her face.

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  • I know a woodchopper, of middle age, who takes a French paper, not for news as he says, for he is above that, but to "keep himself in practice," he being a Canadian by birth; and when I ask him what he considers the best thing he can do in this world, he says, beside this, to keep up and add to his English.

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  • Cast your whole vote, not a strip of paper merely, but your whole influence.

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  • They plunder other people's houses, issue false paper money, and worst of all they kill my children and my father, and then talk of rules of war and magnanimity to foes!

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  • I saw it in the paper yesterday and thought since I had Saturday off, I'd come out and look at it for you.

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  • She dropped the package on the bed and eagerly tore back the brown paper wrapping.

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  • Tossing her worn clothing into the brown paper, she tied it up and left the room.

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  • I read in the paper today they recovered another child and arrested the stupid abductor.

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  • The next day, Ethel Reagan reported in her Boston paper on a personal interview with Youngblood.

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  • She pulled a pen and paper off the desk in the corner and held them out to him.

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  • He took the pen and paper and scrawled down a number before handing it to her.

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  • She patted the pocket in her skirt containing the paper on which Jule had scribbled down the phone number of the towering man before her.

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  • Selyn hurried across the room to a pad of paper and pen that Wynn had clearly left behind, if his tight writing on the back cover was any indication.

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  • "We have to do better than paper bags," Cynthia answered.

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  • Then he took from his pocket a sheet of paper on which some verses were written.

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  • The Renaissance artists and thinkers had very few tools: pen and paper, paint and canvas, marble and chisel, and a few more.

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  • In 1840, a German physician published a seventy-eight-page paper clinically describing polio.

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  • I have chosen this paper because I want the spray of violets in the corner to tell you of my grateful love.

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  • Have you seen the paper I wrote for the 'report'?

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  • I gave her my braille slate to play with, thinking that the mechanical pricking of holes in the paper would amuse her and rest her mind.

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  • When she returned, he was absorbed in the paper.

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  • Giddon glanced at her sharply over the top of the paper.

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  • Lisa did the best she could to draw a map on the small piece of paper.

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  • I saw your add in the paper.

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  • She stared at the paper.

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  • Quinn thumped his finger on the paper.

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  • "Yes," she said, handing me a slip of paper.

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  • Jackson looked at a piece of paper.

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  • "I Googled your symptoms," Jake said and unfolded a piece of paper.

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  • The tome was far heavier than she expected, made of something much different than cardboard and paper.

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  • Darkyn was known for going through them like tissue paper.

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  • Fitzgerald made no effort to take the offered paper.

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  • She immediately came out, a note in one hand and SB, Fred's stuffed owl gift in the other and handed her husband the paper.

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  • He tapped his finger on the paper.

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  • Fred was referring to a coffee klatch of elderly town patriarchs whose words and advice on just about anything was often quoted in the local paper.

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  • "The plot thickens, Watkins," Dean said to his stepfather as the two examined the paper.

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  • He showed Cynthia the paper.

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  • Dean retreated to their quarters to handle some overdue paper work and so spent the remainder of the morning.

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  • She glanced at the other woman and slipped Dean a piece of paper.

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  • Dean read the paper as he sat in his Jeep—I'll be at Bird Song in an hour.

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  • I want you back in Denver, shuffling paper clips.

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  • Fred returned part way through the recital, and after a greeting and a handshake, retired to the back room with Kathleen the jailer to fill out paper work for his release.

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  • Kathleen and Fred were finishing the paper work and Dean readied to leave.

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  • Martha reached in her pocket and triumphantly presented a crumpled piece of paper.

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  • "If I make this bone public there'll be a bushel of paper work," Jake said in his usual keep-it-simple fashion.

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  • He studied the five symbols on the paper in his hand.

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  • Gabriel asked, holding up the paper.

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  • He scribbled them down onto another piece of paper and tore them off for Gabriel.

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  • His eyes went from Gabe to the paper in front of him.

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  • She shoved a paper in front of his face.

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  • He jumped up, grabbing a paper towel to clean up the mess.

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  • Deidre wiped away more tears and went to her messy desk, where a red-covered notebook sat on a pile of paper.

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  • On paper, they had a ninety percent chance of surviving the operation.

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  • "Quick notes on what I think I know," Tamer said, scribbling on a piece of paper.

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  • An image sprung from the paper before them.

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  • Officer David waved a piece of paper in her face depicting Toby's ID.

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  • Toby was quiet, and she snatched the paper, intent on showing him their addresses were different.

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  • She set the paper on her lap and stared at it.

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  • He was in black, unaffected by the cold or the light settling over him, outlining him like glitter on black construction paper.

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  • Toby had drawn him on black construction paper with silver glitter outlining the shape of a man.

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  • The death dealer touched a gloved finger to a blank spot on the construction paper, and an orchid sprung up, ethereal and hovering over the paper.

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  • The death dealer touched the paper again, and another orchid appeared, stretched, and morphed into a second fairy.

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  • "I need to get some clothes," she said, turning to where the woman read her paper.

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  • The other pen and pad of paper went flying out the window.

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  • She crossed to the small desk and rustled around for the complimentary paper and pen.

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  • She wrote Kris a short message and folded the paper, presenting it to Gabriel.

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  • "Kris sent a message for her," the death dealer said, withdrawing a folded sheet of paper from his pocket.

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  • "Yes, thanks," she said and stretched for the pen and paper she kept in the nightstand drawer next to the bed.

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  • He listed a few items, none of which she heard as she continued to stare at the paper.

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  • She looked more closely at the paper she'd just signed and flipped the page to the receipt he'd stapled there.

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  • She wandered back to the safety of her room, wanting paper and pencils, her favorite jeans … anything familiar to comfort her.

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  • She dug through one and withdrew a thick pad of paper and pack of pencils.

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  • You kidnap me, trick me into marrying you, dump me here alone without Evelyn or even a pad of paper, with instructions for your sisters to give me behavioral training, and run off to fight some battle somewhere else.

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  • She flipped open the notebook and buried her nose between the pages, breathing the fresh paper smell.

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  • After introductions and the necessary sign-in paper work was complete it was decided to assign Ms. Turnbull a second floor room.

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  • She began counting and then reached over to the end table for a pencil and paper.

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  • With all the writing I'm doing, I need more paper!

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  • Dean managed the luggage in three trips from their rental car while Cynthia and Fred handled the paper work and showed the women their quarters.

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  • She withdrew a single sheet of paper from her purse, unfolded it and adjusted her glasses.

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  • She unwrapped the paper to reveal seven gold coins.

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  • Cynthia took up a pencil and paper again and began listing the different letters but almost as soon as they'd begun, they were interrupted by a soft knock on the door.

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  • Dean put down his paper.

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  • He withdrew a piece of paper from his pocket.

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  • Dean grabbed the paper, gave a glance to the parlor and picked up the portable phone.

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  • In spite of Cynthia's admonition he returned to the kitchen and cleaned the bacon grease from the floor, using half a roll of paper towels in completing the task.

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  • Crumpled in the waste paper basket was a small piece of white paper with a telephone number.

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  • Fred peered at the paper.

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  • "Criminy," Fred said, "I'm running out of paper!"

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  • Better get more paper.

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  • He tore a sheet of paper from Fred's pad and scribbled the number.

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  • He reached in his pocket and unfolded a sheet of paper and held it out to Dean.

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  • I wish I had the date so I could look again to see if I maybe missed it in the paper the first time I checked.

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  • Then I looked up the Pinkville newspaper but it was merged into a countywide paper four years ago.

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  • I spoke with a nice lady at the new paper but she said all the old records were in some basement.

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  • The paper didn't give a whole lot of details but the boys got in trouble and Edith saved the youngest one, Donnie.

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  • The paper says she was extremely distraught and sedated, and under a suicide watch.

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  • He held a paper in his hand.

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  • She probably tried to get Martha in class but couldn't come up with the right paper work.

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  • The paper work on Martha was nowhere near as simple as clothing the child.

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  • Fred picked up a pair of children's cross country skies from an ad in the paper and the group spent a number of after school afternoons on Red Mountain utilizing the free trails at Ironton.

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  • Jackson rolled his eyes as Sarah grabbed a pad of paper and donned her director's face.

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  • Then he added hesitantly, The paper said the current on the bay is strong.

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  • Jeff doesn't make much, but we make do, and he's tickled pink to let me do the paper work.

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  • We called his position Regional Marketing Manager, but in reality he was a glorified errand boy—a paper pusher.

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  • A large drawer on the left side of the desk contained files on various branch offices of the company while the drawers on the right, three in all, contained blank paper, company circulars and a few maps.

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  • "I was hoping we'd get that caper soon as I read it in the paper," Fred said as he reached for a pad and pencil to take notes.

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  • After a quick look at the sports section he tossed the paper aside and glanced at the bicycling magazine.

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  • Rita had returned and Harrigan was knee-deep in paper work, smiling as usual, but looking as if his heart wasn't in it. ita Angeltoni was the sloppiest woman Dean had ever known.

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  • I read about it in the paper.

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  • There was also a small sheet of white paper listing 11.2 gallons of gas purchased in Aberdeen, Maryland, a mileage figure and the amount of the purchase.

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  • Hunter held out a small scrap of paper.

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  • Dean tossed the paper aside and rose.

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  • I read the paper!

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  • Fred reached for a paper from his notes.

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  • He scribbled Ethel Rosewater's name and address on a scrap of paper.

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  • A check of the records listed 22 individuals who had ordered the paper from out of town over the last three months.

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  • She took a plain sheet of white paper from her desk and proceeded with flying fingers to type the 14 names and addresses using an old manual typewriter.

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  • There was a pause after she stood up and handed him the paper.

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  • But Ms. Rosewater said the more detail, the better—bury them in paper, she called it.

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  • Dean started to say something but Rudman shoved a piece of paper at him.

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  • If you're Byrne, why order the Parkside paper way back in April?

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  • He handed the old man ten dollars and was handed a slip of paper with the phone number from the rental sign Mrs. Glass was apparently an early riser and answered the phone on the second ring.

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  • When Dean pointed out a nice restaurant where he could collect the lunch he'd earned for making the trip, Fred reached over to the back seat and pro­duced a paper bag, containing two peanut butter and jelly sand­wiches and an apple.

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  • He checked a piece of paper he was carrying and mumbled, Over here.

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  • They're still ticked at him for not completing his paper work before he left.

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  • Dean reluctantly explained Fred O'Connor's idea about the newspaper subscription and the fact that a paper had been sent to Scranton to a somewhat mysterious occupant.

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  • Dean smiled in spite of himself as Fred swept the kitchen table clear of cups and cat, dropping a bulky folder and spilling its paper contents.

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  • When he returned, Fred was holding down a pad of paper with his elbow and writing with his free hand.

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  • Why subscribe to the paper so early?

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  • Cleary, Corbin, any single guy, a motor home with paper Pennsylvania plates that checked in on the May dates we know— any of those things.

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  • "Paper license tag—from Pennsylvania," Fred said smugly.

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  • As he started to leave, he turned to the frail woman who was rolling a piece of paper into her typewriter.

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  • When the ad was pulled from the paper, the seller told the clerk he had just had a cash sale for his asking price.

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  • The ad was just a box at the paper and no phone number.

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  • His headache didn't need the paper work.

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  • She had a paper in her hand—it was just a letter.

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  • It was in a business-size envelope, just one sheet of paper and handwritten.

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  • Someone has to feed Mrs. Lincoln, pick up the paper and the mail...

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  • Them's the only details the ad in the Kansas paper gave us.

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  • He continued testing the tension on his bike chain, wiping the grease on a paper napkin.

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  • Fred unwrapped the paper, tossed it aside, and thrust his hand into the toes of the shoes, but came up empty.

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  • The paper was dated Sunday, June 6.

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  • Where did he get the paper?

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  • Just as he reached his campsite, Fred hobbled up, out of breath, a paper in his hand.

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  • He was get­ting the paper at home.

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  • She shrugged and turned to the cabinet, removing some paper plates.

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  • Carmen was alone in the living room picking up wrapping paper when the men returned.

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  • "I wasn't ready yet," she said, holding up a handful of wrapping paper.

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  • He lowered the paper and frowned at her.

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  • Grabbing a paper towel, she began wiping the eggs off and putting them in cartons people had given her.

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  • She tossed the paper towel into the basket and gave him a flirtatious smile.

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  • After supper she put leftovers away and washed dishes while Alex browsed through the paper.

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  • When she came into the living room, he put the paper aside and stood.

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  • In the front pocket was a piece of paper.

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  • Picking up the paper, she glanced at it to see if it was something that he needed to keep.

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  • He leaned forward, dropping the paper to his lap.

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  • He dried his hands on a paper towel and threw it in the trash.

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  • Finally, when he sat down to read the paper, he revealed what had been on his mind all evening.

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  • He talked from behind the paper.

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  • When she didn't respond immediately, he lowered the paper, his expression hopeful.

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  • He disappeared behind the paper.

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  • She reached over and pulled the paper down.

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  • He lowered the paper and stood, gazing down at her.

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  • Within seconds he was absorbed in the evening paper.

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  • Sinking to the window seat, she watched him read the paper.

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  • Alex methodically folded the paper, his gaze roving over her face.

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  • I'm just looking for a piece of paper and pencil.

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  • Carmen scribbled the names on a piece of paper.

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  • He couldn't carry a tune if she stapled it in a paper bag for him, but he was blissfully unaware of that fact.

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  • Fortunately Morino saw the ad for Apple Hors Devours in the local paper and recognized Alfonso's cell phone number before they made their first sale.

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  • There he sat in his chair and picked up the morning paper, dismissing the womenfolk.

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  • He lifted the paper.

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  • She was wiping the skillet with a paper towel when he entered the living room.

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  • When Felipa returned with the children, he was in his chair, reading the paper and Carmen was in the kitchen fixing supper.

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  • Alex looked up from his paper when she came out of the bathroom.

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  • She laughed without humor and crammed the paper into the trash can.

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  • She opened her purse and pulled out a paper back novel.

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  • She finished her food and threw the paper plate in the trash.

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  • She wiped her mouth with a paper towel and picked up her plate.

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  • Jonny faced her once more and pulled free a piece of paper from his pocket.

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  • She took the paper and saw the Beverly Hills address.

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  • She read the paper again, struggling to digest that she just saw someone disappear.

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  • This one slid through the lemon like it was tissue paper and pricked her finger on the other side.

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  • "The spineless pretty boy who couldn't defend you against a paper plate?" he asked.

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  • I'd definitely be doing women a favor, since you treat them like toilet paper.

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  • "The cat doesn't treat women like toilet paper," Jessi snapped.

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  • She definitely couldn't eat after watching Xander tear apart human-like bodies as if they were paper.

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  • "Toilet paper," she muttered.

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  • "So I'm not toilet paper?" she asked, waiting for the crude Xander to respond.

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  • Its other manufactures include machinery, pianos and other musical instruments, cotton goods, cigars, furniture, leather, paper, colours and chemicals.

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  • Weissenfels manufactures machinery, ironware, paper and other goods, and has an electrical power-house.

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  • He continued the paper in MS., and when the government refused to allow it to be circulated through the post sent it out by hand.

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  • The success of the paper was unprecedented.

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  • The attempts of the government to counteract his influence by founding a rival paper, the Vilag, only increased his importance and added to the political excitement.

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  • At last, in 1844, the government succeeded in breaking his connexion with the paper.

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  • He then applied for permission to start a paper of his own.

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  • A new paper was started, to which was given the name of Kossuth Hirlapia, so that from the first it was Kossuth rather than the Palatine or the president of the ministry whose name was in the minds of the people associated with the new government.

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  • 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.

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  • Hutton took charge of the literary side of the paper, and by degrees his own articles became and remained up to the last one of the best-known features of serious and thoughtful English journalism.

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  • The last straw that determined action was the discovery of a paper docketed " Not to be opened till after my death," which was nothing but a railing accusation against herself.

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  • Arbois is well known for its red and white wines, and has saw-mills, tanneries and market gardens, and manufactures paper, oil and casks.

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  • Other manufactures of Kendal are machine-made boots and shoes, cards for wool and cotton, agricultural and other machinery, paper, and, in the neighbourhood, gunpowder.

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  • The height of the walls in the various observatories, the height of the collectors, and the distance they project from the wall vary largely, and sometimes electrometer, and they sometimes leave hardly a trace on the photographic paper.

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  • The common mushroom (Agaricus campestris) is propagated by spores, the fine black dust seen to be thrown off when a mature specimen is laid on white paper or a white dish; these give rise to what is known as the "spawn" or mycelium, which consists of whitish threads permeating dried dung or similar substances, and which, when planted in a proper medium, runs through the mass, and eventually develops the fructification known as the mushroom.

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  • Imports include woven goods, metals, ironware, machinery, tea, wines and spirits, mineral oils, opium, paper, and arms and powder.

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  • For a short time he assisted Charles Osborne in editing the Philanthropist; in 1819 he went to St Louis, Missouri, and there in 1819-1820 took an active part in the slavery controversy; and in 1821 he founded at Mount Pleasant, Ohio, an anti-slavery paper, the Genius of Universal Emancipation.

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  • From September 1829 until March 1830 Lundy was assisted in the editorship of the paper by William Lloyd Garrison.

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  • He was bitterly denounced by slaveholders and also by such non-slaveholders as disapproved of all antislavery agitation, and in January 1827 he was assaulted and seriously injured by a slave-trader, Austin Woolfolk, whom he had severely criticized in his paper.

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  • The same firm is also constructing a micrometer in which the readings of the head are printed on a band of paper instead of being read off at the time of observation.

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  • 17 above, but the reader will find a detailed account of it, and of the manner in which the requisite adjustments are made, in the paper already quoted.

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  • The purpose of his paper was to show that there is no problem if the axis is moved to the left.

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  • An English translation of this paper is given in the Astrophysical Journal, xxiv.

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  • Large markets and fairs are held for corn, hops, cattle and sheep; and the town contains some highly reputed ale breweries, besides paper mills and iron foundries.

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  • He affixed the paper to his breast, and unsheathing a sword-stick fell upon the weapon, which pierced his heart, on the Toth of November 1793.

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  • An able paper written by him to the king in support of these principles, on the ground especially of their advantage to trade, has been preserved.

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  • On the 24th of November he was indicted for high treason at the Old Bailey, the chief ground being a paper of association for the defence of the Protestant religion, which, though among his papers, was not in his handwriting; but the grand jury ignored the bill.

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  • The manufacture of woollens, linens, hosiery, furniture, gloves, paper, machinery and tools, carriages, nuts and screws, needles and other hardware goods is carried on.

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  • " I should be glad," he says, when talking of a publisher, 1 " if the whole book were printed in good type, on good paper, and I should like to have at least 200 copies for distribution.

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  • - A bibliography and summary of the earlier work on helium will be found in a paper by Ramsay, Ann.

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  • - On the Prytaneum as the centre of an ancient state see article Fire, and references in a paper (s.v.) by Frazer (Journal of Philology, 1885, xiv.

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  • At the beginning of 1680 he presented a paper to the Royal Society, De nova temporis dimetiendi ratione et accurata horologiorum .constructione, in which he attempted to deprive Huygens of the honour of applying the pendulum to the measurement of time.

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  • The chief industrial establishments are a large ammunition factory and an engine factory; but manufactures of cotton, silk, velvet, pottery and paper, sugar-refining and tanning are also extensively carried on.

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  • See the publications of the United States Geological Survey (especially Professional Paper No.

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  • Irish State Paper Office) setting forth the grievances which Ireland had suffered in the past, chiefly on account of the exorbitant pensions enjoyed by government officials.

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  • According to the census returns of 1895, the total mileage was 496 m., representing a capital expenditure of $84,044,581 paper.

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  • The pastoral and agricultural industries have been hampered by fluctuations in the value of the currency, farm products being sold at a gold value for the equivalent in paper, while labourers are paid in currency.

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  • The import trade shows the largest totals in foodstuffs, wines and liquors, textiles and raw materials for their manufacture, wood and its manufactures, iron and its manufactures, paper and cardboard, glass and ceramic wares.

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  • In Argentina these burdens bear heavily upon the labouring classes, and in years of depression they send away by thousands immigrants unable to meet the high costs of living, For the year 1900 the total expenditures of the national government, 14 provincial governments, and 16 principal cities, were estimated to have been $208,811,925 paper, which is equivalent to $91,877,247 gold, or (at $5.04 per pound stg.) to £18,229,612, ios.

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  • $16,544,000 Paper.

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  • 79,174,400 Total service on funded debt, 19 and $15,914,335 paper .

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  • 30, 1905) Unpaid bills, $3,332,594, Paper £8 22,950 The paper currency forms an important part of the internal debt, and has been a fruitful source of trouble to the country.

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  • This depreciation reached its maximum in October 1891 ($460.82 paper for $100 gold), and remained between that figure and $264 during the next six years.

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  • On the 31st of August of the same year a series of proposals upon the currency question was submitted to congress by the president, whose real object was to counteract the too rapid appreciation of the inconvertible paper money.

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  • The violent fluctuations in the value of the paper dollar, which caused so much damage to trade and industry, were thus checked.

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  • The manufacture of paper and cardboard is largely carried on In Isre (Voiron), Seine-et-Oise (Essonnes), Vosges (Epinal) and of the finer sorts of paper in Charente (Angoulenie).

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  • Paper and manufactures of 2,095 2,145 2,551

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  • The revenue from stamps includes as its chief items the returns from stamped paper, stamps on goods traffic, securities and share certificates and receipts and cheques..

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  • This large increase is to be accounted for by the fact that during the Napoleonic rgime the government steadily refused to issue inconvertible paper currency or to meet war expenditure by borrowing.

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  • The manufactures of Stralsund are more miscellaneous than extensive; they include machinery, playing cards, sugar, soap, cigars, gloves, furniture, paper, oil and beer.

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  • Wallace, Geographical Distribution of Animals (New York, 1876); Theodor Wolf, Ein Besuch der Galapagos Inseln (Heidelberg, 1879); and paper in Geographical Journal, vi.

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  • In 1727 he gained the prize given by the Academie des Sciences for his paper "On the best manner of forming and distributing the masts of ships"; and two other prizes, one for his dissertation "On the best method of observing the altitude of stars at sea," the other for his paper "On the best method of observing the variation of the compass at sea."

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  • See a paper by Madison Grant, entitled "The Rocky Mountain Goat," published in the ninth annual report of the New York Zoological Society (1905).

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  • It rapidly absorbs the elements of water wherever possible, so that a strip of paper plunged into the gas is rapidly charred.

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  • The chief articles of import are apparel and textiles, machinery and hardware, stimulants, narcotics, explosives, bags and sacks, books and paper, oils and tea.

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  • long, good water-power is provided, and the city manufactures cotton goods, boots and shoes, paper, pulp and lumber.

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  • To these lists should be added a paper on the mathematical basis of logic, published in the Mechanic's Magazine for 1848.

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  • In order to found a strong Conservative party he established a paper, the Vaterland, which was the organ of the Clerical and Federalist party.

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  • Closely connected with the manufacture of lumber is the making of paper and wood pulp, centralized at Bellows Falls, with waterpower on the Connecticut river and with the raw materials near; the product was valued in 1905 at $3,831,448.

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  • Among later residents commemorated is Edward Lloyd, who was the first person to show the value of esparto grass for the manufacture of paper, and thus started an industry which is one of the most important in Algeria.

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  • It owes its name either to its early paper and grist mills (Milton being abbreviated from Milltown) or to Milton Abbey, Dorset, whence members of the Tucker family came, it is supposed, to Milton about 1662.

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  • The distortion of the spring determines the actual force which the wind is exerting on the plate, and this is either read off on a suitable gauge, or leaves a record in the ordinary way by means of a pen writing on a sheet of paper moved by clockwork.

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  • The beginning of Mendelssohn's F minor quartet is, again, a case usually, but perhaps wrongly, condemned for its orchestral appearance on paper.

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  • Shortly after Low had published his results, Grassi and Noe issued a paper dealing with the larvae of F.

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  • A paper by Noe (Atti Acc. Lincei, ix., 1900) seems to prove beyond doubt that the larvae of F.

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  • ] movements of small pieces of paper marked with the letters of the alphabet and placed under the ends of the wires.

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  • The receiving apparatus consisted of a multiplier, in the centre of which were pivoted one or two magnetic needles, which either indicated the message by the movement of an index or by striking two bells of different tone, or recorded it by making ink dots on a ribbon of paper.

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  • copper wires insulated with carefully dried paper of a special quality, has practically entirely superseded the use of wires insulated with gutta-percha.

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  • The paper cables consist of a number of wires, each enveloped in a loose covering of well-dried paper, and loosely laid up together with a slight spiral " lay " in a bundle, the whole being enclosed in a stout lead pipe.

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  • It is essential that the paper covering be loose, so as to ensure that each wire is enclosed in a coating not of paper only, but also of air; the wires in fact are really insulated from each other by the dry air, the loose paper acting merely as a separator to prevent them from coming into contact.

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  • Between London and Birmingham a paper cable 116 m long and consisting of 72 copper conductors, each weighing 150 lb per statute mile, was laid in 1900.

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  • The underground system of paper cables has been very largely extended, Cables between London, Glasgow, Edinburgh, Liverpool.

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  • In the earlier forms of instrument the record was made by embossing lines on a ribbon of paper by means of a sharp style fixed to one end of a lever, which carried at the other end the armature of an electromagnet.

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  • In the same way all the conducting sheets on the other side of the paper are connected together and form the earth-plate of this artificial cable, thus representing the sea.

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  • A method of recording signals in the Morse code, formerly used to a considerable extent, was to use a chemically prepared ribbon of paper.

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  • Suppose, for instance, the paper ribbon to be soaked in a solution of iodide of potassium and a light contact spring made to press continuously on its surface as it is pulled forward by the mechanism.

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  • Then, if a current is sent from the spring to the roller through the paper, a brown mark will be mace by the spring due to the liberation of iodine.

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  • It consists in punching, by means of " a puncher," a series of holes in a strip of paper in such a way that, when the strip is sent through another instrument, called the " transmitter," the holes cause the circuit to be closed at the proper times and for the proper proportionate intervals for the message to be correctly printed by the receiving instrument or recorder.

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  • In the Wheatstone automatic apparatus three levers are placed side by side, each acting on a set of small punches and on mechanism for feeding the paper forward a step after each operation of the levers.

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  • 28, and the levers are adjusted so that the left-hand one moves a, b, c and punches a row of holes across the paper (group i in the figure), the middle one moves b only and punches a centre hole (2 in the figure), while the right-hand one moves a, b, d, e and punches O p p Oa Oa' Ob Od 0?

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  • The side rows of holes only are used for transmitting the message, the centre row being required for feeding forward the paper in the transmitter.

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  • The perforation of the paper when done by hand is usually performed by means of small mallets, but at the central telegraph office in London, and at other large offices, the keys are only used for opening air-valves, the actual punching being done by pneumatic pressure.

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  • Thus for a dot, first a negative and then a positive current is sent to the line, the effect of the current continuing during the time required for the paper to travel the space between two holes.

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  • The first part will be, as before, zinc to the line; at the next half stroke of the beam M will not pass through, as there is no hole in the paper; but at the third half stroke it passes through and copper is put to the line.

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  • Thus for a dash the interval between the positive and the negative current is equal to the time the paper takes to travel over twice the space between two successive holes.

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  • For the dot the armature is deflected by the first current, the ink-wheel being brought into contact with the paper and after a short interval pulled back by the reverse current.

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  • In the case of the dash the ink-wheel is brought into contact with the paper by the first current as before and is pulled back by the reverse current after three times the interval.

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  • In Squier and Crehore's " Synchronograph " system " sine waves of current, instead of sharp " makes and breaks," or sharp reversals, are employed for transmitting signals, the waves being produced by an alternating-current dynamo, and regulated by means of a perforated paper ribbon, as in the Wheatstone automatic system.

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  • In the undulator apparatus, which is similar in general principle to the " siphon recorder " used in submarine telegraphy, a spring or falling weight moves a paper strip beneath one end of a fine silver tube, the other end of which dips into a vessel containing ink.

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  • Screw adjustments are provided for closing or opening the air gap between the electromagnets and armatures, for raising or lowering the siphon, and for adjusting the point of the siphon to the centre or side of the paper strip. The received signals are recorded on the paper strip in an undulating continuous line of ink, and are distinguished by the length of deviation from zero.

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  • The operator actuates a typewriter form of perforator which punches varying groups of holes, representing the different characters, in a paper strip about one inch wide.

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  • A ray of light is directed upon the mirror, and the motion of the latter, due to the varying strengths and direction of the received currents, is made to write the transmitted signals upon a strip of bromide photographic paper about three inches wide.

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  • The bromide paper is automatically passed through a developing bath, a fixing bath, and drying rollers.

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  • When a combination of signals has been received and the armatures have taken up their respective positions corresponding to the transmitting keyboard, certain mechanism in the receiver translates the position of the five armatures into a mechanical movement which lifts the paper tape against a type-wheel and prints the corresponding letter.

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  • In the Murray system the messages are first prepared in the form of a strip of perforated paper about half an inch wide.

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  • At the receiving station electrical mechanisms record the signals once more as perforations in a paper strip forming an exact replica of the transmitting tape.

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  • The Creed system is a development of the Morse-Wheatstone system, and provides a keyboard perforator which punches Morse letters or figures on a paper strip by depressing type writer keys.

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  • At the receiving end of the circuit a shaft is coupled to the motor; this is provided with gearing which rotates four combining commutators and four type-wheels, which print the letters on the band of paper.

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  • Since each letter is represented by a specific combination of positive and negative currents, it is possible, by means of the combinations, to close a local circuit at any given interval, and so cause the paper to be pressed against the periphery of the type-wheel at the time when the letter required is opposite.

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  • Instruments such as the telautograph and telewriter are apparatus for transmitting a facsimile of handwriting inscribed on a paper at one end of a line, the reproduction being made automatically at the other end of the line at the same time that the message is being written.

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  • At the receiving station a cylinder - which revolves synchronously with the transmitting cylinder - is covered with a photographic film or paper, upon a point of which a pencil of light from a Nernst lamp is concentrated.

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  • By means of this " light-relay " the intensity of the light acting at any moment upon the sensitized paper is made proportional to the illumination of the selenium in the transmitter.

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  • The short leg of the siphon tube dips into an insulated ink-bottle, so' that the ink it contains becomes electrified, while the long leg has its open end at a very small distance from a brass table, placed with its surface parallel to the plane in which the mouth of the leg moves, and over which a slip of paper may be passed at a uniform rate, as in the spark recorder.

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  • The ink is electrified by a small induction electrical machine E placed on the top of the instrument; this causes it to fall in very minute drops from the open end of the siphon tube upon the brass table or the paper slip passing over it.

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  • When therefore the signalcoil moves in obedience to the electric signal-currents passed through it, the motion communicated to the siphon is recorded on the moving slip of paper by a wavy line of ink-marks very close together.

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  • The interpretation of the signals is according to the Morse code, - the dot and dash being represented by deflexions of the line of dots to one side or other of the centre line of the paper.

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  • The motor is usually supported on a platform at the back of the instrument, its drivingwheel being connected to the shaft of the paper roller by means of a spirally wound steel band.

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  • By a modification of this apparatus the message, instead of being immediately re-transmitted into the second cable, can be punched on a paper slip, which can be inserted in the usual way into an automatic transmitter, so as to send either cable or Morse signals.

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  • A full account of the development of his system was given by him in an article published in the Fortnightly Review for June 1902; see also a paper by him in the Journ.

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  • In the same way the arrangements finally elaborated by Lodge and Muirhead consisted of a direct coupled antenna and nearly closed condenser circuit, and a similar receiving circuit containing as a detector the steel wheel revolving on oily mercury which actuated a siphon recorder writing signals on paper tape.

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  • The current from the line was made to pass through the spring and paper to the cylinder.

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  • The microphonic portion of the transmitter is contained in a thin cylindrical box or case of brass A, the inner curved surface of which is covered with an insulating layer of paper.

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  • This form of cable has been superseded by a type with paper insulation.

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  • The separate wires are surrounded only with a loose covering of specially prepared paper, which furnishes abundant insulation.

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  • In the manufacture of the cable the wires are first enclosed in the paper, which is applied sometimes longitudinally and sometimes spirally.

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  • The hand-made paper of Fabriano is especially good.

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  • The forced paper currency, instituted in 1866, was abolished in 1881, in which year were dissolved the Union of Banks of Issue created in 1874 to furnish to the state treasury a milliard of lire in notes, guaranteed collectively by the banks.

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  • Until 1893 the juridical status of the Banks of Issue was regulated by the laws of the 3oth of April 1874 on paper currency and of the 7th of April 1881 on the abolition of forced currency.

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  • Paper Circulation.

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  • The new law forbade the state banks to lend money on real estate, limited their powers of discounting bills and securities, and reduced the maximum of their paper currency.

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  • The Triple Alliance was maintained and renewed as far as paper documents were concerned (in June 1902 it was reconfirmed for 12 years), but public opinion was no longer so favorably disposed towards it.

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  • In June 1675 he signed the paper of advice drawn up by the bishops for the king, urging the rigid enforcement of the laws against the Roman Catholics, their complete banishment from the court, and the suppression of conventicles, 2 and a bill introduced by him imposing special taxes on recusants and subjecting Roman Catholic priests to imprisonment for life was only thrown out as too lenient because it secured offenders from the charge of treason.

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  • Ardently devoted to the service of humanity, he projected a scheme for a general concourse of all the savants in Europe, and started in London a paper, Journal du Lycee de Londres, which was to be the organ of their views.

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  • (n) Officials, even of bishops and metropolitans, need not be in holy orders, though Bishop Stubbs in his paper in the Report of the Commission on Ecclesiastical Courts seems to say so.

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  • The main industries are cotton-spinning, flax-spinning, cottonprinting, tanning and sugar refining; in addition to which there are iron and copper foundries, machine-building works, breweries and factories of soap, paper, tobacco, &c. As a trading centre the city is even more important.

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  • In the quiet of a country town, far removed from actual contact with painful scenes, but on the edge of the whirlwind raised by the Fugitive Slave Bill, memory and imagination had full scope, and she wrote for serial publication in The National Era, an anti-slavery paper of Washington, D.C., the story of "Uncle Tom's Cabin; or, Life among the Lowly."

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  • The original prescription is kept by the pharmacist for either three or ten years, according to the country, and a certified copy given to the patient, written on white paper if for internal use, or on coloured paper (usually orange yellow) if for external use.

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  • His first original paper (1799) was on the compounds of arsenic and antimony with oxygen and sulphur, and of his other separate investigations one of the most important was that on the compound ethers, begun in 1807.

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  • Attempts to derive the anacromyodian and the katacromyodian from the diacromyodian condition are easy on paper, but quite hopeless when hampered by the knowledge of anatomical facts and how to use them.

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  • Silk fabrics, coarse woollen cloth, paper and clocks are manufactured.

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  • St Rambert, in the arrondissement of Belley, besides being of industrial importance for its manufactures of silk and paper, possesses the remains of a Benedictine abbey, powerful in the 11th, 12th and 13th centuries.

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  • rope-walks, a tool factory, cigar factories, paper mills, &c.

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  • His draperies are tight and closely folded, being studied (as it is said) from models draped in paper and woven fabrics gummed.

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  • The chief manufactures are paper and wire, and from the quarries near the village of Lee is obtained an excellent quality of marble; these quarries furnished the marble for the extension of the Capitol at Washington, for St Patrick's cathedral in New York City and for the Lee High School and the Lee Public Library (1908).

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  • The first paper mill in the township was built in South Lee in 1806, and for a time more paper was made in Lee than in any other place in the United States; the Housatonic Mill in Lee was probably the first (1867) in the United States to manufacture paper from wood pulp.

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  • The former are for the most part concerned with questions relating to the theory of light, arising out of his professorial lectures, among which may be specially mentioned his paper "On the Diffraction of an Object-Glass with Circular Aperture."

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  • - Of the national revenue nearly half is derived from customs duties, taxes being levied also on real estate, licences, tobacco, stamped paper and in other ways.

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  • The approximate revenue for 1906 was £65,000, and the expenditure about £60,000, but some of the revenue was still collected in paper of uncertain value.

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  • The products of the province are tea (the best quality of which is grown at Gan-hwa and the greatest quantity at Ping-kiang), hemp, cotton, rice, paper, tobacco, tea-oil and coal.

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  • Many beetles of different families have become the "unbidden guests" of civilized man, and may be found in dwelling-houses, stores and ships' cargoes, eating food-stuffs, paper, furniture, tobacco and drugs.

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  • Next after cottons come woollens, silk, cloth, chemicals, machinery, paper, furniture, hats, cement, leather, glass and china and other products.

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  • Furniture factories are developing greatly, as is the paper industry.

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  • In the first method, which is practically universal in Great Britain and is also employed to 1 See a full account of steel sleepers in a paper read by A.

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  • Aspinall on the Lancashire & Yorkshire railway to ascertain the resistance of trains of bogie passenger carriages of different lengths at varying speeds, and the results are recorded in a paper, " Train Resistance," Proc. Inst.

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