There are lovely little pubs that still have proper ale pumps on the bar, wooden beams, brass ornaments, frayed seat cushions, tables crying out for the attention of French polishers, that red patterned carpet you see in all real hostelries and that stale pubby smell born of a half hundred weight
of Old Holborn the night before.
The 1998 feeder calf prices were about $12 per hundred weight
(cwt) lower than in 1997, and wheat prices were down about 50 cents per bushel.
During this period, revenue per hundred weight
On a per hundred weight
basis, both wheat and barley are approximately $.
Sit down in a half hundred weight
of paper and sigh.
So buy a half hundred weight
of vitamins and start eating them like there is no tomorrow, determined not to get the flu.
For more than three dozen old people at Heswall, Christmas will be a little warmer this year, as the Heswall and District Old People's Welfare Committee is to distribute two hundred weights
of coal to some homes.