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Ecclesiastics, soldiers in active service, and persons receiving emolument from public funds are debarred from these offices.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
In the case of an advowson, the use is public, and the right cannot be turned to any private benefit or emolument.
SELECT SPEECHES OF DANIEL WEBSTERDANIEL WEBSTER
These are now discontinued, and replaced, as a matter of emolument, by Good Service Pensions.
THE LIFE OF NELSON, VOL. I (OF 2)A. T. (ALFRED THAYER) MAHAN
In default of a male heir, the house, in other words the family, lost every privilege and emolument.
A FANTASY OF FAR JAPANBARON KENCHO SUYEMATSU
Her emolument depends upon fees, and ranges between three and four hundred dollars per annum.
THE COLLEGE, THE MARKET, AND THE COURTCAROLINE H. DALL
But she was inordinately attached to Lady Churchill, who held a high post of honor and emolument in her household.
BEACON LIGHTS OF HISTORY, VOLUME VIIJOHN LORD
In truth, this was no season for grand musical entertainments with a view to private emolument.
THE LIFE OF LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN, VOLUME II (OF 3)ALEXANDER WHEELOCK THAYER
Is it not because their directors have nothing in view but pecuniary emolument?
THE KNICKERBOCKER, VOL. 10, NO. 2, AUGUST 1837VARIOUS
What is the necessity or emolument of a diploma from a college?
CATHOLIC WORLD, VOL. XIII, APRIL TO SEPTEMBER, 1871VARIOUS
It does not appear that the pamphlet was printed for sale, or that the writer ever had, or thought to have, any emolument from it.
LIFE OF THOMAS PAINERICHARD CARLILE
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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