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He looked a moment at his "unsteadfast footing," then let his gaze wander to the swirling water of the stream racing madly beneath his feet.
walks there; all the literary world is there), I must be well dressed; that inspires respect and of itself puts us on an equal footing in the eyes of the society.
The point was that I had attained my object, I had kept up my dignity, I had not yielded a step, and had put myself publicly on an equal social footing with him.
This attempt was followed up and sustained by others, until in 1825 a footing was secured, and a complete system of trapping organized beyond the mountains.
Tarzan backed away, drawing Sheeta farther from the stem of the tree and out upon the tapering branch, where his footing became ever more precarious.
The most sanguine advocates for three or four confederacies cannot reasonably suppose that they would long remain exactly on an equal footing in point of strength, even if it was possible to form them so at first; but, admitting that to be practicable, yet what human contrivance can secure the continuance of such equality?
When she was halfway across the room there came a great shriek from the wind, and the house shook so hard that she lost her footing and sat down suddenly upon the floor.
Then the smell of the sausages reached the wolf, and he sniffed and peeped down, and at last stretched out his neck so far that he could no longer keep his footing and began to slip, and slipped down from the roof straight into the great trough, and was drowned.
Tenders are invited for installation of three (3) reinforced stair footings 12" wide by 38" deep by 16 foot long; six (6) reinforced post footings, 16" diameter by 37" deep; a 9 foot long by five (5) foot wide reinforced concrete ramp and two (2) ramp footings 12-inches wide by 40" deep by 5 foot long and one (1) ramp footing 8" wide by 36" deep by 5 foot long; and two (2) reinforced pile caps three (3) feet by three (3) feet by 36" deep with a 12" deep by 18" by 18" reinforced concrete pier, all as shown and specified on the contract drawings.
Ditch Witch, a Charles Machine Works Company, introduced the ST37X stand-on trencher, the ideal machine for creating footings on residential or commercial properties, installing drainage pipe, trenching and other landscape applications.
3 Anchor the footings at the corners to meet your expected wind load.
Somwanshi, "Effect of reinforcement form on the bearing capacity of square footings on sand," Geo textiles and Geomembranes, vol.