Workman


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WORKMAN. One who labors, one who is employed to do business for another.
     2. The obligations of a workman are to perform the work he has undertaken to do; to do it in proper time; to do it well to employ the things furnished him according to his contract.
     3. His rights, are to be paid what his work is worth, or what it deserves; to have all the facilities which the employer can give him for doing his work. 1 Bouv. Just. n. 1000 to 1006.

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As he reached the foot of the slope, an elderly horseman, with his portmanteau strapped behind him, stopped his horse when Adam had passed him, and turned round to have another long look at the stalwart workman in paper cap, leather breeches, and dark-blue worsted stockings.
No tools will make a man a skilled workman, or master of defence, nor be of any use to him who has not learned how to handle them, and has never bestowed any attention upon them.
No, you can ask anyone you like," Konstantin Levin answered with decision, "the man that can read and write is much inferior as a workman.
You would have been a thorough workman if you had given yourself to it.
He's been to look at the flat," said the elder workman, coming forward.
He's not drunk, but God knows what's the matter with him," muttered the workman.
Tenders are invited for A% twill jute bags of size 600 mm lengths x 350mm width for bagging of 30 kgs of brass cups, the material & workman ship of bag as per specn.
Workman has been granted conditional bail and suspended from his post while inquiries take place.
Ross Workman is head at Oldswinford C of E Primary in Stourbridge.
Workman Publishing Company, a tenant since 2006 and one of the largest independent publishers of trade books and calendars, has signed a 13-year renewal of its 63,200-square-font lease at Trinity Real Estate's 225 Varick Street in Hudson Square.
Workman to the company's board of directors, effective February 20, 2014.
Its subject, Nimrod Workman (1895-1994), is a singer of such stature that it really should be unthinkable that these recordings might be unavailable--praise is due once again to Rod Stradling of Musical Traditions for making important recordings available to the world at large.