Sentence Examples


  • The earnings per train-mile vary greatly; but for all the lines the average is 7s.
  • Such crude attempts as were made to prevent rates from being excessive concerned themselves with profits, and were designed to confiscate for the state treasury any earnings beyond a certain prescribed dividend.
  • This may be taken to indicate the possible earnings of trained nurses working independently, as they usually do in America.
  • So far as may be the total earnings are not to be more than are sufficient to meet necessary outlays.
  • It made provision for publicity of rates and for due notice of any change in rates; it forbade pooling of freight or earnings, and required annual reports from the carriers.