Godfrey a present of certain promissory notes
of his (relating to former dealings) which were then in the money-lender's possession.
For howsoever bad the devil can be in fustian or smock-frock (and he can be very bad in both), he is a more designing, callous, and intolerable devil when he sticks a pin in his shirt-front, calls himself a gentleman, backs a card or colour, plays a game or so of billiards, and knows a little about bills and promissory notes
than in any other form he wears.
Micawber, 'have I enjoyed a higher degree of satisfaction than in pouring my griefs (if I may describe difficulties, chiefly arising out of warrants of attorney and promissory notes
at two and four months, by that word) into the bosom of my friend Copperfield.
THE People being dissatisfied with a Democratic Legislature, which stole no more than they had, elected a Republican one, which not only stole all they had but exacted a promissory note
for the balance due, secured by a mortgage upon their hope of death.
Then he recalled the scandal with a sharper, to whom he had lost money, and given a promissory note
, and against whom he had himself lodged a complaint, asserting that he had cheated him.
Moss, the Colonel, then a bachelor, had been liberated by the generosity of his aunt; on the second mishap, little Becky, with the greatest spirit and kindness, had borrowed a sum of money from Lord Southdown and had coaxed her husband's creditor (who was her shawl, velvet-gown, lace pocket-handkerchief, trinket, and gim-crack purveyor, indeed) to take a portion of the sum claimed and Rawdon's promissory note
for the remainder: so on both these occasions the capture and release had been conducted with the utmost gallantry on all sides, and Moss and the Colonel were therefore on the very best of terms.
No,' said Fledgeby; 'provided you have brought my promissory note
in your pocket, and now hand it over.
Glegg her loan of five hundred pounds, it naturally occurred to him that he had a promissory note
for three hundred pounds lent to his brother-in-law Moss; and if the said brother-in-law could manage to pay in the money within a given time, it would go far to lessen the fallacious air of inconvenience which Mr.
The developer shall ask the buyer to sign promissory notes
for the payment.
We are very pleased that we could successfully advise SEB AG on its first implementation of promissory notes
in the case of real estate financing," commented Dr.
SAO PAULO, July 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Companhia de Saneamento Basico do Estado de Sao Paulo - SABESP (NYSE: SBS; BM&FBovespa: SBSP3), one of the largest water and sewage service providers in the world based on the number of customers, pursuant to Instruction 358 of January 3, 2002, issued by the Brazilian Securities and Exchange Commission ("CVM"), as amended, hereby informs its shareholders and the market in general that the Board of Directors of SABESP, at the meeting held on July 15, 2010, approved the 5th issue of promissory notes
of the Company for public distribution, with firm commitment and restricted placement efforts, in accordance with CVM Instruction 476 of January 16, 2009 ("CVM Instruction 476"), in the total amount of R$600,000,000.
In Romania is not used at all the bill of exchange, the settlements forward being made especially by issuing promissory notes