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In the Method about to be given, the intellect is agreeably occupied, and thereby a Habit of Attention is promoted.
ASSIMILATIVE MEMORYMARCUS DWIGHT LARROWE (AKA PROF. A. LOISETTE)
As his reward the Minister of War promoted him colonel and commandant of the second regiment of horse artillery.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
He was promoted up the ladder of success steadily, and in 1910 he received his commission as a Commander in the Navy.
Felton retired from the service with the rank of lieutenant, disgusted and vindictive at having juniors promoted over his head.
He was the friend of Laud, by whose influence he was promoted, and by whose fall he was a great sufferer.
However, a few months later, on February 22nd, he was promoted general of brigade.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
On the death of Lannes he was promoted to the command of the second corps, and in that capacity played his part at Wagram.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
Colonel Campbell was promoted to a Brigadier-General as a direct result of this battle.
Lauritz Seehus was promoted to be mate; in the winter he had been up to Bergen, and had passed in navigation.
SKIPPER WORSEALEXANDER LANGE KIELLAND
At first she simply thinks he is nice; is glad to see him promoted, receive honor, etc.

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