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pedlar

‘one might say that a pedlar is one who trades as he travels as distinct from one who merely travels to trade.’ The significance is that a pedlar requires a pedlar's certificate but not a street trading licence.
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The pedlar strained his eyes through the twilight, and could just discern the horseman now far ahead on the village road.
On reaching this point, the pedlar no longer saw the man on horseback, but found himself at the head of the village street, not far from a number of stores and two taverns, clustered round the meeting-house steeple.
The pedlar had never pretended to more courage than befits a man of peaceful occupation, nor could he account for his valor on this awful emergency.
Higginbotham took the pedlar into high favor, sanctioned his addresses to the pretty schoolmistress, and settled his whole property on their children, allowing themselves the interest.
10 per share, according to Brian Pedlar, president and CEO,.
In Leif and Quickfingers, a pedlar comes to the village.
Chromaflo Technologies also recently appointed Wayne Pedlar to lead manufacturing for its Ashtabula location.
THE Best Western Plus Maldron Hotel Cardiff has appointed Kim Pedlar as its sales and marketing executive.
The BIS proposals also suggest removing the requirement that the minimum age of a pedlar should be 17.
This provocation is also, importantly, an invocation coming from the mouth of a passing Pedlar to an unknown narrator who stops for a rest at the very spot the heroine, Margaret's cottage once stood.
There are worries over the relaxation of street pedlar laws
By rethinking the traditional techniques, categories and, assumptions of the Annales school, Laurence Fontaine of France's CNRS has produced a pathbreaking work which moves a hitherto neglected social type, the supposedly "marginal" pedlar, to the center of early modern European economic, social, and cultural history.