How to compete with the Western Union, which had this superior transmitter, a host of agents, a network of wires, forty millions of capital, and a first claim upon all newspapers, hotels, railroads, and rights of way--that was the immediate problem that confronted the new General Manager
That point is the request made by Pinner that you should not resign your place, but should leave the manager
of this important business in the full expectation that a Mr.
started to speak, but the man of letters anticipated him.
It must be a strangely managed business," said the manager
, "which allows men to leave it who have served for fifty years, and who are still as good as ever.
looked to Davis and shrugged his shoulders helplessly.
I say, old man, that was a close shave," said the manager
, pawing him over to see if he had been hit.
The compliant manager
volunteered to ask some other gentleman, housed on the inferior upper storey (which was lit throughout with gas), to change rooms.
But," urged the Party Manager
, "an election is a thing to be desired.
It's like candy from a baby," Danny's manager
inquired the manager
, who seemed to consider himself entitled to the same degree of confidence as he had himself exhibited.
They had started two days before in a sudden hurry up the river with the manager
on board, in charge of some volunteer skipper, and before they had been out three hours they tore the bottom out of her on stones, and she sank near the south bank.
Your humble servant, the Manager
of this theater, presents himself before you tonight in order to introduce to you the greatest, the most famous Donkey in the world, a Donkey that has had the great honor in his short life of performing before the kings and queens and emperors of all the great courts of Europe.