The Baltimore American gives the following from a Mississippi paper, of 1837: "The report made by the committee of the citizens Of Mobile, appointed at their meeting held on the 1st instant, on the subject of the existing pecuniary pressure, states, among other things: that so large has been the return of slave labor, that purchases by Alabama of that species of property from other states since 1833, have amounted to about TEN MILLION DOLLARS ANNUALLY."
Footnote 82: The report that they were entirely extinguished was an error.
His reports are all lies.
But the report of what he saw is pure fable.
"It is," replied Mr. Jackson in measured tones, "your report; what is more, it is without exception the worst report you have ever had."
Its report is a very interesting document, well worth the attention of those interested in the vagaries of human folly.
Their reports to the War Department, if ever they are made public, will be mighty interesting reading.
JOHN That same report of his escape to France Was a fine tale, forg'd by myself--Ha!
Accompanying this report came the following characteristic letter from Every:-- "February y'e 28th, 1695/4.
His original report would always be proof of his own integrity, and on his return he could sever his connection with the firm on some other pretext.
Then his good report should have been my son; I therein would have found issue.
The report that the ex-Kaiser has whiled away the time at Amerongen by chewing up three copies of the German White Book and one of Prince LICHNOWSKY'S Memoirs is probably a variant of this story.
The reports and papers in relation to these removals are herewith transmitted to the Senate, in order that they may act in the case with the whole evidence before them.
I observed that Wordsworth's report of their trip was very unlike Coleridge's.
Our report of these words, as we rejoin our companions, is the first intimation given that the bombardment is deferred.
Here we have the death of Ferdinand of Spain, and the report of troubles in Europe: the appointment of Mr. Butler as Attorney-General, and the busy note of editorial discussion preparatory to the meeting of Congress; the result of elections, progress of nullification, "cussin and discussion" by Jack Downing, a terrible list of murders, accidents, &c. Prominent among things for scientific readers, are accounts of the meteoric phenomena of November.
His report to the War Department of our exploration is a classic.
Why, yet it lives there uncheck'd that Antonio hath a ship of rich lading wreck'd on the narrow seas; the Goodwins I think they call the place, a very dangerous flat and fatal, where the carcases of many a tall ship lie buried, as they say, if my gossip Report be an honest woman of her word.
The fifth quality is called light or the warm fire of love, and has for its functions external animation and communication; the sixth, report and sound, is the principle of inner animation and intelligence; the seventh, the formative quality, corporeality, comprehends all the preceding in itself as their dwelling.
The report is altogether ex parte in its character, and has not yet, as far as we are informed, been adopted by the British Government.
One was at the club, and Boswell's report of the conversation is the fullest that we have of any of its meetings.
Her parents had died in the same month; and about a year after their death she sold the cottage and the piece of ground, and took her journey towards Edinburgh, where the report of her being a "great fortune," as her neighbours term her, might be unknown.
"Report's a liar, and you're a puppy!
It must be understood that the only reports reaching us from the fighting line at that time were to the effect that the Russians had been driven back from our border, and that the Austrian armies actually stood on the enemy's soil.
Since it is true, and tends to his own good, I'le make this new report to be my knowledge, I'le say I know it, nay, I'le swear I saw it.
As though the report had been a signal, all the doors along the north and east walls moved slowly open, and Wentworth and his men were staring, frightened into the black shapes of the empty doorways.
The report to the King respecting the press, which is made the foundation of the Ordonnance, is a long violent declamation, very weakly written indeed.
My own conviction is that the report of Otto of Freisingen is not merely the first mention of a great Asiatic potentate called Prester John, but that his statement is the whole and sole basis of good faith on which the story of such a potentate rested; and I am quite as willing to believe, on due evidence, that the nucleus of fact to which his statement referred, and on which such a pile of long-enduring fiction was erected, occurred in Armenia as that it occurred in Turan.
With regard to the Volunteer force, the report said:-- "The governing condition is that the Volunteer, whether an officer, non-commissioned officer, or private, earns his own living, and that if demands are made upon him which are inconsistent with his doing so he must cease to be a Volunteer.
Mike's end-of-term report was an unfailing wind raiser; indeed, on the arrival of Mr. Blake's sarcastic resume of Mike's shortcomings at the end of the previous term, there had been something not unlike a typhoon.
I hope the dickens it's nothing to do with that bally report," was his muttered exclamation.
If then the acts of the Punjab Government be an insufferable wrong, if the report of Lord Hunter's Committee and the two despatches be a greater wrong by reason of their grievous condonation of those acts, it is clear that we must refuse to submit to this official violence.
Reports published in the newspapers from time to time of children or young men instantly killed by a tap on the jaw in a boxing contest, or some other trivial injuries are doubtless samples of such reactions in thymo-centric people.
"Innumerable reports are in circulation about the capture of spies and the prevention of plots against persons and buildings.