Out of the bitter social conflict below rose patriotic associations, brotherhoods of order, city mayors, princes, provisional committees
, trying to establish an order below and to keep the sky above.
Early in the morning a committee
called to escort me to my place in the procession which was to march to the Exposition grounds.
It was a fine May morning, and everything seemed hopeful: there was some prospect of an understanding between Bagster's committee
and Brooke's, to which Mr.
I am on the committee
," I replied lightly, and proceeded to talk of other matters, but presently B , who had been reflecting, said: "Do you know I fancy I was wrong in thinking that the waiter swore at me, and I shall withdraw the charge to-morrow.
No, but it will be, as it has to be exhibited before the committee
previous to the prize being awarded.
Fortunately, the Managing Committee
relieved me of any perplexity on this head, by passing a resolution, one day, which called upon the President to remonstrate with me on my want of proper interest in the affairs of the Institution.
The vigilance committee
went out of existence without the formality of a resolution.
States Senate a quorum consists of the chairman of the Committee
One of Lady Janet's neighbors had called by appointment to take her to the meeting of a certain committee
which assembled that day.
There's a circulating library at the Glen store--but I don't think the committee
who pick the books for Mr.
stood up and clapped their hands for joy, and while they were clapping them, in came Sir Matthew Pupker, attended by two live members of Parliament, one Irish and one Scotch, all smiling and bowing, and looking so pleasant that it seemed a perfect marvel how any man could have the heart to vote against them.
President Barbicane had, without loss of time, nominated a working committee
of the Gun Club.