"Lady from the Stenographer's Agency to see about the position," said Pitcher.
Countermand that order with the agency, Pitcher, and don't bring any more of 'em in here."
He went further, and in a private talk with Hermann told him to keep his eyes open for an automobile agency
and garage, for there was no reason that he should not be able to run both establishments successfully.
"Oh, by the way," said Stepan Arkadyevitch, "I wanted to ask you, some time when you see Pomorsky, to drop him a hint that I should be very glad to get that new appointment of secretary of the committee of the amalgamated agency
of the southern railways and banking companies." Stepan Arkadyevitch was familiar by now with the title of the post he coveted, and he brought it out rapidly without mistake.
All this was done in the course of the following day, and by evening, the whole party arrived at the agency
of the Kansas tribe.
But if the great end proposed by it be spiritual, the agency
employed to accomplish that end is purely earthly; and, although the object in view be the achievement of much good, that agency
may nevertheless be productive of evil.
Moreover, this agency may long escape discovery from the probability of trees, especially those loaded with stones, floating beneath the surface.
We feel surprise when travellers tell us of the vast dimensions of the Pyramids and other great ruins, but how utterly insignificant are the greatest of these, when compared to these mountains of stone accumulated by the agency of various minute and tender animals!
"Well," sighed Miss Maxwell whimsically, "prodigy or pearl, the Randall Protective Agency
may pull Rebecca in opposite directions, but nevertheless she will follow her saint."
When naturally fruited, the tree is a beneficient agency of civilization and an important factor in public morals.
Pestilent bits of metal suspected of destroying civilization and enlightenment, despite their obvious agency in this incomparable dictionary.
Others contended that the stigma had not been produced until a long time subsequent, when old Roger Chillingworth, being a potent necromancer, had caused it to appear, through the agency
of magic and poisonous drugs.