She considered herself to be of French descent, which might have been true; and after a good many years of married life with a licensed victualler
of the more common sort, she provided for the years of widowhood by letting furnished apartments for gentlemen near Vauxhall Bridge Road in a square once of some splendour and still included in the district of Belgravia.
Now, the bad child having been strictly charged by his parent to remain at home in her absence, of course went out; and, being in the very last stage of mental decrepitude, went out with two objects; firstly, to establish a claim he conceived himself to have upon any licensed victualler
living, to be supplied with threepennyworth of rum for nothing; and secondly, to bestow some maudlin remorse on Mr Eugene Wrayburn, and see what profit came of it.
So that when Socrates, in Plato's Republic, says that a city is necessarily composed of four sorts of people, he speaks elegantly but not correctly, and these are, according to him, weavers, husbandmen, shoe-makers, and builders; he then adds, as if these were not sufficient, smiths, herdsmen for what cattle are necessary, and also merchants and victuallers
, and these are by way of appendix to his first list; as if a city was established for necessity, and not happiness, or as if a shoe-maker and a husbandman were equally useful.
As we do not disdain to borrow wit or wisdom from any man who is capable of lending us either, we have condescended to take a hint from these honest victuallers
, and shall prefix not only a general bill of fare to our whole entertainment, but shall likewise give the reader particular bills to every course which is to be served up in this and the ensuing volumes.
By Wrightson's Directory of 1815, Freeman Street continued to be a centre of small-scale businesses but now one of them was that of James Grove, who was a victualler
Contract award: 2014-02_camion victualler
tank of 40 mA.
The Brookfield Board of Selectmen's fees are as follows: Common Victualler
, $50; Class I, II and III Auto, $100; Entertainment, $150; Club Alcohol Liquor License, $100; Package Store Liquor License, $600; All Alcohol/Restaurant Liquor License, $900.
A licensed victualler
and butcher, he served regulars and travellers until 1857 when he passed away, handing over the reigns of the business to his son, also called John, who passed away in 1897.
Chief Inspector Holbrook said this card bore the name of James Hargraves, licensed victualler
, Swan Inn, Retford, but it was evident that the name of the owner had been erased and James Hargraves substituted.
Contract award: equipment supply tank of kerosene victualler
by officers Christopher Willoughby and Michael Frick and charged with shoplifting by asportating of merchandise, defrauding a common victualler
and trespassing on land, dwelling, house, etc.
He added: "Mark's father James Molloy is a butcher and a victualler
in Shrule on the Co Mayo border.