All our exclusive citizens will recall the Perambulator Parade Dinner, in which Last-Trick Todd, at his palatial home at Pilgrim's Pond, caused so many of our prominent debutantes to look even younger than their years.
You will notice that these two cuttings have only one thing in common, which is the mention of Pilgrim's Pond, the estate, as you know, of the millionaire Ireton Todd. You also know that he is a remarkable character; one of those that rose on stepping-stones--"
"Anyhow," said Usher, "Last-Trick Todd counts for a great deal in this rum affair."
Last-Trick Todd has made himself big by his own considerable abilities; and there's no doubt that many of those on whom he has shown his abilities would like to show theirs on him with a shot-gun.
Pancras, and a young baker's boy made sarcastic comments upon his appearance, the youthful patrician pulled off his dandy jacket with great spirit, and giving it in charge to the friend who accompanied him (Master Todd, of Great Coram Street, Russell Square, son of the junior partner of the house of Osborne and Co.), George tried to whop the little baker.
This young Todd, of Coram Street, Russell Square, was Master George's great friend and admirer.
In the company of this gentleman they visited all the principal theatres of the metropolis; knew the names of all the actors from Drury Lane to Sadler's Wells; and performed, indeed, many of the plays to the Todd family and their youthful friends, with West's famous characters, on their pasteboard theatre.
Bluck, the neglected young pupil of three-and-twenty from the agricultural district, and that idle young scapegrace of a Master Todd before mentioned, received little eighteen-penny books, with "Athene" engraved on them, and a pompous Latin inscription from the professor to his young friends.
Todd is right about your looking too particular, yesterday, all in white.
Clements at Todd's Corner," she went on, "and they had often asked her to go and see them.
Astor learnt that the Northwest Company were preparing to send out an armed ship of twenty guns, called the Isaac Todd
, to form an establishment at the mouth of the Columbia.
Perhaps his mother had a reasonable distrust of the practice of Dr Todd
, who must then have been in the novitiate of his experimental acquirements.