"That is for the operatives on the upper floor," explained the forewoman.
This order was so pointedly a dismissal that the forewoman had no excuse to linger.
The forewoman and Maurice had only taken a few steps when they encountered him.
"Only to a very moderate extent," replied the forewoman precisely.
What do you think the name of the forewoman at our place of business is?
In some cases this is a policy of the forewoman only, and not a rule of the firm.
A forewoman of experience calculated that more than half were married.
The forewoman in the book-folding department said that time hands got 4d.
The vellum sewers were said by their forewoman to be "a nice family party."
The forewoman and under-forewoman are sisters, and stay on and on.