So his attitude toward Claire, the only girl who had succeeded in bewitching him into the opening words of an actual proposal, was a little less cordial and affectionate than if she had been a rival automobile manufacturer
The daughter of the under- wear manufacturer
had boarded in a house where he lived during his school days and he had married her after a formal and prolonged courtship, carried on for the most part by the girl herself.
Harris," remonstrated the manufacturer
, "isn't this rather sudden?
Not only are they slaves of the bourgeois class, and of the bourgeois State; they are daily and hourly enslaved by the machine, by the over-looker, and, above all, by the individual bourgeois manufacturer
Of what moment was it to me, in filling the destiny of the linum usitatissimum, whether I grew in a soil a little more or a little less fertile; whether my fibres attained the extremest fineness known to the manufacturer
, or fell a little short of this excellence.
Hunsden was a manufacturer
and a millowner, and I was only a clerk, and my instinct propelled me from my superior.
If you ever perceive a man setting up as a merchant or a manufacturer
, or going into the cotton or tobacco trade, or any of those eccentric pursuits; or getting to be a drygoods dealer, or soap-boiler, or something of that kind; or pretending to be a lawyer, or a blacksmith, or a physician -- any thing out of the usual way -- you may set him down at once as a genius, and then, according to the rule-of-three, he's an ass.
5] This picture, formerly in the possession of a wealthy manufacturer
at Lille, who fled from that city on the approach of the Germans, is now in the National Gallery at Stockholm.
Brooke, always objecting to go too far, would not have chosen that his nieces should meet the daughter of a Middlemarch manufacturer
, unless it were on a public occasion.
On earth I was a manufacturer
of Imported Holes for American Swiss Cheese, and I will acknowledge that I supplied a superior article, which was in great demand.
It seems to me," continued the Scarecrow, more mildly, "that your manufacturer
spoiled some good pies to create an indifferent man.
The ground-floor here," the other replied, "belongs to a prosperous cigarette manufacturer
who lives himself upon the first floor.