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And yet, the acknowledged state of things here is a grave fact which challenges inquiry and demands explanation.
GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
He acknowledged him in his blessings, and gave him an inheritance, and divided him his portion in twelve tribes.
For Tony certainly acknowledged by his attitude the same threatening sense of doom that lay so heavy upon his cousin's heart.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
He proceeded straight to Venice, and it may as well be acknowledged at once, Venetian art left him cold, if not indifferent.
BASTIEN LEPAGEFR. CRASTRE
In spite of this acknowledged defect, many of the best players in this country regard it as a legitimate and helpful device.
Dobbs caved in; he acknowledged the corn, and Mr. and Mrs. Dobbs enjoyed a pleasant supper.
Prominent among the rulers of the earth who have acknowledged the pleasing influence of snuff is Frederick the Great.
The statutes require that chattel mortgages should be acknowledged and recorded.
For a moment neither spoke; then Maynard acknowledged her presence by raising his tweed hat.
Sin is sometimes acknowledged before God when no new positive engagement is made.

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