EFFORTS


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EFFORTSEmphysema Foundation For Our Right to Survive
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might become interest in our efforts at Tuskegee if our conditions and needs were presented to him.
In my efforts to get money I have often been surprised at the patience and deep interest of the ministers, who are besieged on every hand and at all hours of the day for help.
The shock to my already overstrained nervous system was terrible in the extreme, and with a superhuman effort I strove to break my awful bonds.
The two sailors redoubled their efforts, and one of them cried in Italian, "Courage
By a violent effort he rose half out of the water, waving his cap, and uttering a loud shout peculiar to sailers.
Whatever held the men at last gave way as they fought madly with one another in their efforts to escape this dread creature that from their infancy had filled them with terror, and again they were retreating.
Tarzan started to descend and investigate the cavern when it occurred to him that it would save effort were he to lure Numa out instead.
His efforts were so vigorous, I thought he could not be much hurt; but I asked him the question -
The violent destruction of life and property incident to war, the continual effort and alarm attendant on a state of continual danger, will compel nations the most attached to liberty to resort for repose and security to institutions which have a tendency to destroy their civil and political rights.
Not only many of the officers of government, who obeyed the dictates of personal interest, but others, from a mistaken estimate of consequences, or the undue influence of former attachments, or whose ambition aimed at objects which did not correspond with the public good, were indefatigable in their efforts to pursuade the people to reject the advice of that patriotic Congress.
But Joe was holding on for life, resisting the other's every effort, as fast as one hold or grip was torn loose finding a new one by which to cling.
Lady Greystoke had been sitting a little way from the cabin, and when she heard his cry she looked up to see the ape springing with almost incredible swiftness, for so large and awkward an animal, in an effort to head off Clayton.