It was the year of Our Lord one thousand
seven hundred and seventy-five.
Reckoning up his money and his bank book, he found that he had left one thousand
eight hundred roubles, and nothing coming in before the New Year.
The whole number of persons collected at Grand Pre finally amounted to four hundred and eighty-three men, and three hundred and thirty-seven women, heads of families; and their sons and daughters, to five hundred and twenty-seven of the former, and five hundred and seventy-six of the latter; making in the whole one thousand
nine hundred and twenty-three souls.
The great and good friend was so struck by the hard sense of the letter that he kept his navy at home, and saved one thousand
The two prospered so well together that, when he died, some fifteen years after this period, and some five after his wife, he was enabled to leave, to his eldest son, Ralph, three thousand pounds in cash, and to his youngest son, Nicholas, one thousand
and the farm, which was as small a landed estate as one would desire to see.
I saw no signs of extreme age among them, nor is there any appreciable difference in their appearance from the age of maturity, about forty, until, at about the age of one thousand
years, they go voluntarily upon their last strange pilgrimage down the river Iss, which leads no living Martian knows whither and from whose bosom no Martian has ever returned, or would be allowed to live did he return after once embarking upon its cold, dark waters.
From Madrid, this last day of October of the year one thousand
six hundred and fifteen.
So I say, 'One thousand
dollars.' Just for fun I say it, so woman cannot come with me, much better than say no.
Ney, who had had a corps of ten thousand men, reached Napoleon at Orsha with only one thousand
men left, having abandoned all the rest and all his cannon, and having crossed the Dnieper at night by stealth at a wooded spot.
The Migration or Importation of such Persons as any of the States now existing shall think proper to admit, shall not be prohibited by the Congress prior to the Year one thousand
eight hundred and eight, but a Tax or Duty may be imposed on such Importation, not exceeding ten dollars for each Person.
These works, which I owe to the high talents and disinterested zeal of the above distinguished authors, could not have been undertaken, had it not been for the liberality of the Lords Commissioners of Her Majesty's Treasury, who, through the representation of the Right Honourable the Chancellor of the Exchequer, have been pleased to grant a sum of one thousand
pounds towards defraying part of the expenses of publication.
It takes one thousand
reis to make a dollar, and all financial estimates are made in reis.