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" The next observed that the word makes might as well be omitted, because his customers would not care who made the hats; if good and to their mind they would buy, by whomsoever made. He struck it out. A third said he thought the words for ready money were... "
The Writings of Thomas Jefferson: Inaugural addresses and messages. Replies ... - Page 501
by Thomas Jefferson - 1854
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The European Magazine, and London Review, Volume 78

1820
...makes hats,' which shew he was a hatter. It was struck out. The next observed, that the word ' rnako' might as well be omitted, because his customers would...mind, they would buy, by whomsoever made. He struck that out. A third said, he thought tlic words ' for ready money' were useless, as it was not the custom...
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Spirit of the English Magazines, Volume 8

1821
...makes hats," which showed he was a hatter. It was struck oat. The next observed, that the word " makes" might as well be omitted, because his customers would...mind, they would buy, by whomsoever made. He struck that out also. A third said, he thought the words " for ready money" were useless, as it was not the...
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The flowers of literature, or, Encyclopędia of anecdote, a coll ..., Volume 1

William Oxberry - 1822
...hats," which showed he was a hatter. It was struck out. The next observed, that the word, " makes" might as well be omitted, because his customers would...mind, they would buy, by whomsoever made. He struck that out also. A third said, he thought the words " for ready money" were useless, as it was not the...
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The Diorama of Life, Or, The Macrocosm and Microcosm Displayed ...

Andrew Wilkie - Anecdotes - 1824 - 365 pages
...makes hats," which showed he was a hatter. It was struck out. The next observed, that the word " makes" might as well be omitted, because his customers would not care who made the hats ; if good, and-to their mind, they would buy, by whomsoever made. He struck that out also. A third said, he thought...
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The Percy Anecdotes: Original and Select, Volume 10

Reuben Percy - Anecdotes - 1826
...makes hats," which showed he was a hatter. It was struck out. The next observed, that the word " makes" might as well be omitted, because his customers would...mind, they would buy, by whomsoever made. He struck that out also. A third said, he thought the words " for ready money " were useless, as it was not the...
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The Gossip; or, Literary, domestic, and useful recorder, by Francis Fiddlewood

1826
...which showed lie was a hatter. — It was struck out. The next observed, that the word "makes" misrht as well be omitted, because his customers would not...mind, they would buy, by whomsoever made. He struck that out also. A third said, he thought the twords " for ready-money" were useless ; as it was not...
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The Percy Anecdotes: Original and Select [by] Sholto and Reuben ..., Volume 10

Anecdotes - 1826
...buy, by whomsoever made. He struck that out also. A third said, he thought the words" for ready mcney" were useless, as it was not the custom of the place...credit ; every one who purchased expected to pay. These too were parted with, and the inscription then stood, "John Thompson sells hats." " Sells hats...
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Sketches of the Life, Writings, and Opinions of Thomas Jefferson: With ...

B. L. Rayner - Presidents - 1832 - 556 pages
...hats,' which shows he was a hutter. It was struck out. The next observed, that the word '•makes.' ' might as well be omitted, because his customers would...not care who made the hats; if good, and to their minds, they would buy, by whomsoever made. He stiuck it out. A third said he thought the words'/or...
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History of England from the Peace of Utrecht to the Peace of Aix-la-Chaoelle ...

Philip Henry Stanhope (5th earl.) - 1836
...MAKES HATS, which showed he was a hatter. " It was struck out. The next observed, that the " word MAKES might as well be omitted, because " his customers would not care who made the " hats; if good to their mind, they would buy, by " whomsoever made. He struck it out. A third " said he thought the...
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Notes and Queries

Questions and answers - 1888
...was struck out. The next observed that the word motet might aa well he omitted, becauae his cuatomera would not care who made the hats; if good and to their...would buy, by whomsoever made. He struck it out. A tbird aaid he thought the words for ready money were useless, as it was not the custom of the place...
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