purveyor


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PURVEYOR. One employed in procuring provisions. Vide Code, 1, 34.

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Stooping to examine him, and finding him stone dead, the purveyor supposed that the man had died from the blow he had received; but of course this was a mistake, as you will see from my account, and I only am the murderer; and although I am innocent of any wish to commit a crime, I must suffer for it all the same, or else have the blood of two Musselmans on my conscience.
On hearing the declaration of the Jewish doctor, the chief of police commanded that he should be led to the gallows, and the Sultan's purveyor go free.
Accordingly, the chief of police at once set out for the palace, taking with him the tailor, the doctor, the purveyor, and the merchant, who bore the dead hunchback on their shoulders.
Did none of you charge your purveyor, Godeau, to send me some wine?
Rick Bayless created and cooked at a pair of Chicago's long-running Mexican restaurants, and was purveyor of the multi-million dollar Frontera Foods: here his detailed knowledge and experience of the cuisine lends to Mexican Everyday, which shows how to present flavorful cuisine.
Sells counseled, "Don't be afraid to inspect the refrigerated trucks your food arrives on, or call to see that your purveyor is HAACP certified.
A first Dutch retrospective for Rossetti, energetic Victorian purveyor of lust, passion and red-headed femmes fatales.
com, purveyor of mini-Isidore, doesn't actually guarantee that, but it does say he can protect you from "slow connections, bogus information, and objectionable material.
in the Bronx, a legendary local meat purveyor with over 50 years' experience serving the best restaurants in New York.
The edgy beauty supply purveyor continues to expand--this 2,200 s/f of space marks the store's 21st store nationwide, with locations across New York City, The Hamptons, and Miami.
Caffeinated Club has created a new segment in the beverage industry-there is no other product on the market currently like it," said Jon-Paul Chevalier, Brand Director of Gourmet Purveyor International.
Newmark Knight Frank Retail announced that Nat Sherman, a leading manufacturer and purveyor of luxury tobacco products, will be relocating its flagship retail showroom to 12 East 42nd Street.