Not confining himself to theory, or permitting his faculties to rust, even at that early age, in mere abstract speculations, this promising lad commenced usurer on a limited scale at school; putting out at good interest a small capital
of slate-pencil and marbles, and gradually extending his operations until they aspired to the copper coinage of this realm, in which he speculated to considerable advantage.
She had started her apiary with a small capital
, a book of practical hints, and a second-hand queen, principally because she was in need of some occupation that would enable her to live in the country.
Starting in life with these sensible views, and with a small capital
of five thousand pounds, Hardyman took his own place in the sphere that was fitted for him.
As she never failed to keep her self-denial full in Mrs Varden's view, it drew forth so many gifts of caps and gowns and other articles of dress, that upon the whole the red-brick house was perhaps the best investment for her small capital
she could possibly have hit upon; returning her interest, at the rate of seven or eight per cent in money, and fifty at least in personal repute and credit.
I said to that boiling-over old Christian,' Mr Pancks pursued, appearing greatly to relish this descriptive epithet, 'that I had got a little project on hand; a hopeful one; I told him a hopeful one; which wanted a certain small capital
Now, it was not really difficult, by an inspection of the groove between your left forefinger and thumb, to feel sure that you did NOT propose to invest your small capital
in the gold fields.
A sober, intelligent young fellow, who begins with a small capital
as a money-changer, soon buys a share in a broker's business; and, to go even lower, a petty clerk becomes a notary, a rag-picker lays by two or three thousand francs a year, and the poorest workmen often become manufacturers; whereas, in the rotatory movement of this present civilization, which mistakes perpetual division and redivision for progress, an unhappy civil service clerk, like Chazelle for instance, is forced to dine for twenty-two sous a meal, struggles with his tailor and bootmaker, gets into debt, and is an absolute nothing; worse than that, he becomes an idiot
The Small Capital
Investment Fund operated through Business Wales is already open for applications and will remain open until the end of January 2015.
Under the terms of the contract, Jacobs will provide turnaround planning and execution, including pre-planning and post turnaround activities, as well as delivery of small capital
works at the site.
The new funds are: the Chisholm Fund, for congregations and missions in Saskatchewan and western Canada needing assistance for small capital
projects or programs; the Special Project Fund, for non-congregational ministries seeking assistance with small projects; and the McBain/ Barker Small Community Capital Fund, for congregations in small communities seeking assistance with small capital
improvements to church buildings.
Film fans will get a better big screen experience following the grant from the UK Film Council's Small Capital
Nonprofits are able to provide a higher level of service to their constituents with these small capital
grants," said President Diane Kaplan "The Foundation takes great pride in awarding these grants that also ensure that the nonprofits are able to carry out their missions.