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  • And she still had her twenty-five hundred dollars of allowance from her father. Cited from Together, by Robert Herrick (1868-1938)
  • He had no visible means of existence except a small allowance from his father. Cited from Famous Affinities of History V4, by Lyndon Orr
  • He had an allowance from his mother of three thousand a year. Cited from The Gay Cockade, by Temple Bailey
  • In addition, daughter-only families receive an annual allowance from the government.
  • He had an allowance from his father, who declined to take any further interest in his plans. Cited from Lippincott's Magazine, October, 1877, Vol. XX. No. 118, by Various
  • He had taken some money with him from home, and received a monthly allowance from his parents. Cited from In Those Days, by Jehudah Steinberg
  • He earned nothing, living in comfort on an allowance from his mother. Cited from The Old Wives' Tale, by Arnold Bennett
  • "He must be aware that you have only an allowance from your sisters?" Cited from Herb of Grace, by Rosa Nouchette Carey
  • His allowance from his father, after he left college, was splendid; no less than a thousand a year. Cited from Life Of Johnson, V1, by Boswell, ed. Birkbeck Hill
  • He still drew his allowance from his father. Cited from The Four Feathers, by A. E. W. Mason
  • He lived on a monthly allowance from his parents who did not know of his dropping out.
  • His allowance from his father, after he left college, was splendid; not less than a thousand a year. Cited from Literary Remains of Mrs. Piozzi, Part 1, by Mrs. Hester Lynch Piozzi
  • Do the families have a weekly allowance from the agent?-In some cases. Cited from Second Shetland Truck System Report, by Guthrie
  • I knew that she was receiving the monthly allowance from the fact that my letters were not returned. Cited from Children of the Market Place, by Edgar Lee Masters
  • The allowance from his father would bring the amount up to, say, seventy-five cents. Cited from A Son of the City, by Herman Gastrell Seely
  • He still had an allowance from his father.
  • He knew quite well that he was living on an allowance from his brother; it seemed a curious sort of situation altogether. Cited from The Second Honeymoon, by Ruby M. Ayres
  • Samuel continued to receive an annual allowance from his father.
  • However, this will not be provided to those who receive a childbirth allowance from other health insurance programs.
  • He had been dependent on an allowance from his father. Cited from Who Cares?, by Cosmo Hamilton
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