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The proceedings of the day commenced with divine service, performed by Unitarian and Baptist ministers.
The badness of the gunpowder used by the Mexicans, was again of great service to us.
For this use of the voice in the special service of will-power, or propelling force, it is necessary first to test its freedom.
EXPRESSIVE VOICE CULTUREJESSIE ELDRIDGE SOUTHWICK
He began his military career at the age of 11, and continued in the service nearly 60 years.
And now, monsieur, if you will communicate to me the nature of your affair, you shall find me entirely at your service.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
We must have motif first, then technique to adapt and adjust expression and to develop facility in the active agents.
EXPRESSIVE VOICE CULTUREJESSIE ELDRIDGE SOUTHWICK
Two years later this promising recruit, having fallen foul of the military authorities, had to leave the service under a cloud.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
Having seen no service, he owed his appointment largely to his conceit and good looks.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
The special license had arrived; the young clergyman who was to perform the service was located at Hartledon.
ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
The commander-in-chief still kept him attached to the headquarter staff, and constantly employed him on special service.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON

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