book-keeper


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book-keeper

[ˈbʊkˌkiːpəʳ] ncontabile m/f
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When I booked my place at the coach office I had had 'Box Seat' written against the entry, and had given the book-keeper half-a-crown.
Formerly book-keeper at the Treasury, when that establishment kept its books by double entry, the Sieur Saillard was compensated for the loss of that position by his appointment as cashier of a ministry.
It is not a matter of such complete and utter improbability as some sober people may think, that he would have followed them out, had he not been restrained by what passed between the fat lady and her book-keeper.
But for these animal observances, you might suppose the whole male portion of the company to be the melancholy ghosts of departed book-keepers, who had fallen dead at the desk: such is their weary air of business and calculation.
There, too, among unusual bottle-racks and pale slants of light from the yard above, was the strong room stored with old ledgers, which had as musty and corrupt a smell as if they were regularly balanced, in the dead small hours, by a nightly resurrection of old book-keepers.
The injured are: Captain R J Hughes, slightly injured; Lieutenant Lawrence, RGA, slightly injured; JM Segar, proprietor of the hotel, slightly injured; Miss Segar (daughter), nine years of age, slightly injured; GF Titt, 44, Rowsley Avenue, Levenshulme (in hospital); James Gibb, 21, Montgomery Crescent, Saltcoats, Ayrshire (in hospital); Alice McLellan, Higher Crumpsall, Manchester, slightly injured; Christie Milne, book-keeper (in hospital); Venetia Kirk, bar maid (in hospital); Jane Pass, chambermaid (in hospital); Mabel Dourland, scullerymaid (in hospital); Lily Birch, staff maid (in hospital); Annie McGee; Thomas Mould, fireman, 107 Sandhurst Street.
Mum and gran Suzanne, 69, a retired freelance book-keeper from Potto, near Stokesley, said: "The airport has the longest runway, a better weather record and better road and rail links for both passengers and freight and than its competitors Leeds-Bradford and Newcastle.
The retired book-keeper was found guilty of the breach by South Tyneside magistrates last September with the sentence deferred to this week.
The retired book-keeper has breached the order eight times and was given a jail sentence for it in 2001.
In the current scenario, chartered accountants are no longer viewed as a mere book-keeper.
Spokeswoman and book-keeper Magali Lovell-Pascal and company owners from across the region meet to network, discuss ideas and share advice on business.
But yesterday Henry revealed he'd been let go from his job as a book-keeper at a plumbing firm.