15, Rue de Nouailles; he has, I believe, two hundred
thousand francs in Morrel's hands, and if there be any grounds for apprehension, as this is a greater amount than mine, you will most probably find him better informed than myself."
By giving the balloon these cubic dimensions, and filling it with hydrogen gas, instead of common air--the former being fourteen and a half times lighter and weighing therefore only two hundred
and seventy-six pounds--a difference of three thousand seven hundred and twenty-four pounds in equilibrium is produced; and it is this difference between the weight of the gas contained in the balloon and the weight of the surrounding atmosphere that constitutes the ascensional force of the former.
About two hundred
persons had accompanied her in her flight.
"Ordinarily the length of a gun is twenty to twenty-five times the diameter of the shot, and its weight two hundred
and thirty-five to two hundred
and forty times that of the shot."
It was on one of these visits that he came to me and asked for the loan of two hundred
Their stock consisted of one thousand two hundred
and sixty-nine oxen, one thousand five hundred and fifty-seven cows, five thousand and seven young cattle, four hundred and ninety-three horses, eight thousand six hundred and ninety sheep, and four thousand one hundred and ninety-seven hogs.
The bottom, or under surface, which appears to those who view it below, is one even regular plate of adamant, shooting up to the height of about two hundred
But this cannot happen again, if the proposed system be adopted; and when these debts are discharged, the only call for revenue of any consequence, which the State governments will continue to experience, will be for the mere support of their respective civil list; to which, if we add all contingencies, the total amount in every State ought to fall considerably short of two hundred
For two hundred
years the Eastern Hemisphere had been wiped from the maps and histories of Pan-America.
The eggs, allowing for all mishaps, will produce two hundred
and fifty chickens.
years ago an old Dutch voyager likened its shape to that of a shoemaker's last.
I am sure I can spare two hundred
a-year for a grand purpose like this.