He's probably down visiting with the foreman
," said Meriem.
The grave-looking yeomen who composed this tribunal laid their heads together for a few minutes, without leaving the box, when the foreman
arose, and, after the forms of the court were duly observed, he pronounced the prisoner to be “Not guilty.
Sometimes the foreman
gave me an afternoon off on Saturdays, and though the days were long the work was not always constant, and was never very severe.
In the world-language of Barsoom she heard a man issuing instructions--so many were to pick usa, so many were to irrigate this field, so many to cultivate that, and so on, as a foreman
lay out the day's work for his crew.
Mister Haggin" was the sound Jerry had always heard uttered by Bob, the clerk, and by Derby, the foreman
on the plantation, when they addressed his master.
When they reached the end of the river span, Alexander nodded to the superintendent, who quietly gave an order to the foreman
The inexorable necessities of business asserted their claims through the obedient medium of the foreman
the voice of the foreman
demanding three inches of wit and six lines
rose--a tall, bearded man of sixty, coarsely clad.
When I was promoted to foreman
I got married, then the family came, and .
There ain't naught amiss with her rudder,' said the foreman
I have known ambition, when cured at court by frequent disappointments (which are the only physic for it), to break out again in a contest for foreman
of the grand jury at an assizes; and have heard of a man who had so far conquered avarice, as to give away many a sixpence, that comforted himself, at last, on his deathbed, by making a crafty and advantageous bargain concerning his ensuing funeral, with an undertaker who had married his only child.