Parliament, too, Long points out, has passed laws that recognize the existence of slavery, some of which "declare to the subject, that he holds a right of property in the Negroes he buys; others tell him, that Negroes are chattels, saleable and convertable
like any other goods, for payment of dues to the revenue, or other debts; that they are to be held as money in the hands of a planter debtor, and received as money by his creditor'" (39).
Walking me through the Petersen exhibit, Zausner points out one of his favorites: ``The Indianapolis,'' an ultrasleek, cherry-colored convertable
, with reflective chrome bumpers and soft-skin leather seats, designed by premiere Spindizzy architect Barney Korn.
Shares purchased under this program will be used for a number of corporate purposes including employee benefit and director plans, the dividend reinvestment plan, shares which may be issued in connection with its convertable
subordinated debentures, and future earnings payouts in connection with our acquisition of Ganis Credit Corp.
30, 1997 Cash and cash equivalents $ 59,524 $ 94,978 Securities, available-for-sale 30,172 40,995 Loans held-for-sale, net 1,760,690 1,591,307 Interest only strips, net 487,555 456,123 Servicing assets, net 53,480 40,516 Total assets 2,667,101 2,447,206 Warehouse financing 1,361,967 1,238,156 Term lines 275,692 211,751 Bonds 168,646 174,088 Time deposits 133,146 120,025 Convertable
subordinated notes 69,920 69,920 Total Liabilities 2,220,239 2,017,061 Total Stockholders' Equity 446,862 430,145