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dispose
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The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin
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dispose
Used in
The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin
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  • If they will have my office of clerk to dispose of to another, they shall take it from me.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • The orders were immediately printed, and I was one of the committee directed to sign and dispose of them.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • By this act I was appointed one of the commissioners for disposing of the money, sixty thousand pounds.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • If it remains a while uncertain to whom the merit belongs, some one more vain than yourself will be encouraged to claim it, and then even envy will be disposed to do you justice by plucking those assumed feathers, and restoring them to their right owner.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • …or the admission of improper persons, but that the members should each of them search among his acquaintance for ingenuous, well-disposed youths, to whom, with prudent caution, the scheme should be gradually communicated; that the members should engage to afford their advice, assistance, and support to each other in promoting one another's interests, business, and advancement in life; that, for distinction, we should be call'd The Society of the Free and Easy: free, as being, by the…  (not reviewed by editor)

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