They were not robbing the consignees in this raid upon the freight train.
Petition after petition, appeal after appeal, went to the governor or the consignees.
I wrote to the shippers and the consignees of the lumber last night.
Ezekiel was a member of the Committee that waited on the consignees and requested their resignation.
The consignees now called on the governor and council for protection.
Frequent conferences with the consignees were held by the selectmen of Boston.
On hearing of this vote the consignees withdrew to Castle William.
Referred to by the Consignees in their Letter of the 7th Jan., 1774.
So strenuous was the opposition to its being landed, that the consignees were persuaded to resign.
To discharge a cargo from a vessel into the keeping of its consignees.