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 small manufacturer
is like the farmer; and small manufacturers
and farmers to-day are reduced, to all intents and purposes, to feudal tenure.
Harris," remonstrated the manufacturer
, "isn't this rather sudden?
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.
At length the happy moment arrived when we were to quit the warehouse of the manufacturer
No sooner is the exploitation of the labourer by the manufacturer
,so far, at an end, that he receives his wages in cash, than he is set upon by the other portions of the bourgeoisie, the landlord,the shopkeeper, the pawnbroker, etc.
Shorthouse (1834-1903), a Birmingham chemical manufacturer
, but a man of very fine nature, is likewise to be mentioned for a single book,
The assiduous merchant, the laborious husbandman, the active mechanic, and the industrious manufacturer
, -- all orders of men, look forward with eager expectation and growing alacrity to this pleasing reward of their toils.
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 same great manufacturer
, always with an immense variety of work on hand, in every stage of development, passed Sissy onward in his mill, and worked her up into a very pretty article indeed.
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.