Jessup, the treasurer of the Slater Fund
, I refer to because I know of no man of wealth and large and complication business responsibilities who gives not only money but his time and thought to the subject of the proper method of elevating the Negro to the extent that is true of Mr.
When had it itself lived a wake-a-day life on this planet in order to collect this fund
of strange experiences?
Whoever can there bring sufficient proof, that he has strictly observed the laws of his country for seventy-three moons, has a claim to certain privileges, according to his quality or condition of life, with a proportionable sum of money out of a fund
appropriated for that use: he likewise acquires the title of SNILPALL, or legal, which is added to his name, but does not descend to his posterity.
Excuse me, excuse me, but I owe this money to the charity fund
, -- a deposit which I promised to pay this morning.
As for the fifty dollars received for me, it answered to go to market with until other funds
When he was about seventeen Edmund went to Cambridge, receiving for his journey a sum of ten shillings from the fund
from which he had already received help at school.
These customers were either very young men, who hung about the window for a time before slipping in suddenly; or men of a more mature age, but looking generally as if they were not in funds
Costume, at a glance, gave him a thrilling association with horses (enough to specify the hat-brim which took the slightest upward angle just to escape the suspicion of bending downwards), and nature had given him a face which by dint of Mongolian eyes, and a nose, mouth, and chin seeming to follow his hat-brim in a moderate inclination upwards, gave the effect of a subdued unchangeable sceptical smile, of all expressions the most tyrannous over a susceptible mind, and, when accompanied by adequate silence, likely to create the reputation of an invincible understanding, an infinite fund
of humor-- too dry to flow, and probably in a state of immovable crust,-- and a critical judgment which, if you could ever be fortunate enough to know it, would be
He liked to believe this, and always impressed the shadowy grievance on new-comers and strangers; though he could not, for his life, have explained what Fund
he meant, or how the notion had got rooted in his soul.
With his position in the City, he had only to go to the famous money-lending and discounting house of Bulpit Brothers--reported to "turn over" millions in their business every year--and to supply himself at once with the necessary funds
A deficit may be temporary; credit returns and funds
Part of his money is supposed to be in the Funds
, and part laid out in railway investments, which have survived the panic of eighteen hundred and forty-six, and are rapidly rising in value.