There are mony parts of her mind that appear, as I may say, laid waste and decayed, but then there's parts that look the steever, and the stronger, and the grander, because they are rising just like to fragments amaong the ruins o' the rest. She's an awful woman."

Suppose a cove comes along on a blazin' hot day in the drought an' you ought to know how hell-hot it can be out here an' he dumps his swag in the corner of the bar; an' he turns round an' he ses ter me, "Look here boss, I ain't got a lonely steever on me, an' God knows when I'll git one. I've tramped ten mile this mornin', an' I'll have ter tramp another ten afore to-night.

There are mony parts of her mind that appear, as I may say, laid waste and decayed, but then there's parts that look the steever, and the stronger, and the grander, because they are rising just like to fragments amaong the ruins o' the rest. She's an awful woman."

And during the year John Kemp, Cornelius Morse, Mitchell Steever, C.C. Chamberlin and Henry Seiler were added. This amount would be considered a small allowance at the present time, but at that early day it was believed to be a generous provision for a family of three persons. My first Sabbath, always a trial day to the Preachers as well as the people, passed without any special disaster.

He was accompanied by eight men and the following officers: Acting Ensign William L. Howarth, Acting Master's Mates Thomas S. Gay and John Woodman, Acting Assistant Paymaster Francis H. Swan, Acting Third Assistant Engineers Charles L. Steever and William Stotesbury.

The two travellers were left facing each other, the richer by a penny, and oh wonderful good fortune a whole half-crown. They exchanged such glances as might pass between two actors as the curtain goes down on a successful dramatic performance. "You did that bit fine," said Beale "fine, you did. You been there before, ain't ye?" "No, I never," said Dickie; "'ere's the steever."