On election day all these powers of vice and crime were one power; they could tell within one per cent what the vote of their district would be, and they could change it at an hour's notice
The news quickly spread through the train, which contained about one hundred passengers, thirty of whom, at most, attracted by the notice
, ensconced themselves in car No.
This included the literary notices
and the book reviews, and I am afraid that I at once gave my prime attention to these.
But that's his way, Miss Grey: when he comes into a poor body's house a-seein' sick folk, he like notices
what they most stand i' need on; an' if he thinks they can't readily get it therseln, he never says nowt about it, but just gets it for 'em.
These the girl could not read though she guessed that they were the names of the tunnels, or notices
indicating the points to which they led.
By midday on the following morning London was placarded with notices
, the heading of which was sensational enough to attract observation from every passer-by, young or old, rich or poor.
Of their aunt they see little, but from time to time they see notices
in the papers that there is a focus of light in Denver, where mighty thunderbolts are being forged which will one day bring the dominant sex upon their knees.
He had reason to believe that discoveries made by modern travelers in Central America had been reported from time to time by the English press; and he wished copies to be taken of any notices
of this sort which might be found, on referring to the files of newspapers kept in the reading-room of the British Museum.
He turns aside to ring a hand-bell on the table as he speaks; and notices
in the guide's face plain signs that the man has taken offense at my disparaging allusion to him.
Again the fiat of the Plutocracy went forth, and the small business men and manufacturers swamped him with a flood of notices
that he must discontinue running their old advertisements.
Our information respecting Hesiod is derived in the main from notices
and allusions in the works attributed to him, and to these must be added traditions concerning his death and burial gathered from later writers.
He spoke of me all the time, in the blandest way, as "this prodigious giant," and "this horrible sky-towering monster," and "this tusked and taloned man-devour- ing ogre", and everybody took in all this bosh in the naivest way, and never smiled or seemed to notice
that there was any discrepancy between these watered statis- tics and me.