Almost each morning a letter from my owners
would arrive, directing me to go to the charterers and clamour for the ship's cargo; to threaten them with the heaviest penalties of demurrage; to demand that this assortment of varied merchandise, set fast in a landscape of ice and windmills somewhere up-country, should be put on rail instantly, and fed up to the ship in regular quantities every day.
Well, the first Caswall in our immediate record is an Edgar, head of the family and owner
of the estate, who came into his kingdom just about the time that George III.
The law may in a mad freak say that all shall have power except the owners
of property; they shall have no vote.
I have known of still other cases in which the former slaves have assisted in the education of the descendants of their former owners
While this bankruptcy of the Circling Brothers had been the greatest financial achievement of Harris Collin's life, nevertheless he enjoyed no mean permanent income from his plant, and, in addition, split fees with the owners
of his board animals when he sent them to the winter Hippodrome shows, and, more often than not, failed to split any fee at all when he rented the animals to moving-picture companies.
That he knew his business his owners
were convinced, or at forty he would not have held command of the Tryapsic, three thousand tons net register, with a cargo capacity of nine thousand tons and valued at fifty-thousand pounds.
But tell me, what became of the owners
of the three stores?
I can't help presuming to enjoy myself as if I was the owner
Public opinion impowers the man of law when this is done, to advertise the negro in the newspapers, warning his owner
to come and claim him, or he will be sold to pay the jail fees.
The death of the colt sits heavy on the heart of its owner
," said the scout; "but it's a good sign to see a man account upon his dumb friends.
And who," I ventured, smiling, "may be the owner
of those fine things?
All's well with him; no fear for a hand that's been shot down in his duty to captain and owner