Perhaps the mildest form of the system of slavery is to be seen in the State of Kentucky
My mother heard him say it; and he said those skeletons were two million years old, which astonished her and made her Kentucky
pretensions look small and pretty antiphonal, not to say oblique.
He is a native of Kentucky
, and of game descent; his maternal grandfather, Colonel Wheatley, a companion of Boon, having been one of the pioneers of the West, celebrated in Indian warfare, and killed in one of the contests of the "Bloody Ground.
caverns of Kentucky
= Mammoth Cave; Chimborazo = a 20,500 foot volcano in Ecuador}
Hunters - Old French Mansion- Fiddling- Billiards- Mr.
I have been through them all, and am familiar with every turn of them; as also with other great caves in Kentucky
, in France, in Germany, and a host of other places--in many of these are tremendously deep caves of narrow aperture, which are valued by intrepid explorers, who descend narrow gullets of abysmal depth--and sometimes never return.
He shivered a little, remembering some of the new ideas in his scientific books, and the much-cited instance of the Kentucky
cave-fish, which had ceased to develop eyes because they had no use for them.
I was born in Kentucky
, you know, where all the best and most aristocratic horses come from.
Having murdered his brother-in-law, Orrin Brower of Kentucky
was a fugitive from justice.
Louisiana Creoles fraternized with farmers from Indiana; Kentucky
and Tennessee gentlemen and haughty Virginians conversed with trappers and the half-savages of the lakes and butchers from Cincinnati.
Captain Jonathan Blomsberry (cousin-german of Colonel Blomsberry, one of the most ardent supporters of the Gun Club, who had married an aunt of the captain and daughter of an honorable Kentucky
merchant)-- Captain Blomsberry could not have wished for finer weather in which to bring to a close his delicate operations of sounding.
It is well known that several animals, belonging to the most different classes, which inhabit the caves of Styria and of Kentucky
, are blind.