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inn

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INN. A house where a traveller is furnished with every thing he has occasion for while on his way. Bac. Ab. Inns. B; 12 Mod. 255; 3 B. & A. 283; 4 Campb. 77; 2 Chit. Rep. 484; 3 Chit. Com. Law, 365, n. 6.
     2. All travellers have a lawful right to enter an inn for the purpose of being accommodated. It has been held that an innkeeper in a town through which lines of stages pass, has no right to, exclude the driver of one of these lines from his yard and the common public rooms, where travellers are usually placed, who comes there at proper hours, and in a proper manner, to solicit passengers for his coach, and without doing any injury to the innkeeper. 8 N. H. R. 523; Hamm. N. P. 170. Vide Entry; Guest.

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This is the way in which the pointed-gable house got a sign; and this is how the hostelry of the Medici, making a fortune, was found to be enlarged by a quarter, as we have described.
"Indeed, sir," continued the stranger, more calm than ever; "well, that is perfectly right!" and turning on his heel, was about to re-enter the hostelry by the front gate, beneath which D'Artagnan on arriving had observed a saddled horse.
He causes a disturbance in your hostelry, which respectable people cannot put up with.
In the meantime, the host, who entertained no doubt that it was the presence of the young man that drove the stranger from his hostelry, re-ascended to his wife's chamber, and found D'Artagnan just recovering his senses.
Gaining their hostelry, situated under the trees of the great Place, they took their repast in haste, and Athos led Raoul to the rocks which dominate the city, vast gray mountains, whence the view is infinite and embraces a liquid horizon which appears, so remote is it, on a level with the rocks themselves.
The point was buried in its turn beneath the sky, and Athos returned with slow and painful step to his deserted hostelry.
The pair check-in and spend a night at Dead By Dawn guesthouse - a Halloweenthemed hostelry where they have the wits scared out of them.
YESTERDAY'S SOLUTIONS WEE THINKER ACROSS: 7 Ugandan 9 Nadir 10 Rosie 11 Nouveau 12 Mat 13 Achilles 16 Hostelry 17 Pen 19 Lebanon 21 Medal 22 Mumps 23 Excited DOWN: 1 Supreme 2 Falsetto 3 Adze 4 Annually 5 Edge 6 Group 8 Nonchalance 13 Astonish 14 Expedite 15 Include 18 Plumb 20 Bomb 21 Mace QUICKIE ACROSS: 1 Intentional 8 Pro 9 Low 11 Rosette 12 Issue 13 One 14 Odd 15 Defiant 17 Gas 19 Ease 21 Amen 23 Veer 25 Data 27 Met 29 Cheddar 31 Sty 34 Two 36 Cress 37 Outdoor 38 Oil 39 Urn 40 Playingcard 8DA followed DOWN: 1 Iron 2 Nose 3 Extreme 4 Thesis 5 Onion 6 Also 7 Loud 8 Prong 10 Wedge 16 Tee 18 Sat 20 Arm 22 Mac 24 Elastic 25 Disco 26 Adjoin 28 Thorn 30 Husky 32 Trip 33 Yell 34 Tour 35 Word
She now stands on the cusp of her biggest adventure, having recently taken over the Salutation Inn, a 16th century coaching hostelry in Felindre Farchog that's just a mile or so from her Wenallt farm in Pembrokeshire.
THE BLUEBELL Jesmond Vale, Newcastle NE2 1PH Rating: 16/20 What Eddy said: It's worth booking ahead to get a table at his popular hostelry.
The hostelry is being sold by specialist business property adviser Christie & Co at a freehold price of PS365,000.
I wonder if Mr Gill ever visited and enjoyed the old castle hostelry but at the same time thinking 'should I really be attending this place even though it shouldn't be here?' Or maybe he is a relatively new kid on the block.