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  • The said father thus retained in his hands all the allowance which he had received. Cited from The Philippine Islands, 1493-1898, Vol. 13, Ed. by Blair and Robertson
  • The allowance which is granted you, a far too liberal one in my opinion, may be cut off at any moment. Cited from Baron Trigault's Vengeance, by Emile Gaboriau
  • They advanced the allowances which were paid back to them later -- and this started in the first week of the war. Cited from Women and War Work, by Helen Fraser
  • The remarkable allowances which she made for difference of opinion showed that she felt the spirit of the Renaissance. Cited from Halleck's New English Literature, by Reuben P. Halleck
  • Six months previously to their arrival in London their marriage had been made public, and the duke had stopped the allowance which he had previously granted. Cited from Celebrated Claimants from Perkin Warbeck to Arthur Orton, by Anonymous
  • Philippe, however, was anxious to maintain the allowance which his son had received from the king.
  • To this were added various allowances which have gradually fallen into disuse. Cited from Women Wage-Earners, by Helen Campbell
  • So I began by saving the small allowance which I received from her and by selling some of the clothes and food she brought me. Cited from The Rise of David Levinsky, by Abraham Cahan
  • His father, for whom he had but little affection, had made him a liberal allowance which had been spent, so to speak, on his Soul. Cited from The Velvet Glove, by Henry Seton Merriman
  • These were the avowed allowances which the family received from the public treasury. Cited from Journey through the Kingdom of Oude, Vols. I & II, by William Sleeman
  • This was over and above the regular living allowance which Sandip Babu also received from him. Cited from Home and the World, by Rabindranath Tagore
  • They receive an allowance which is about a quarter of the salary of the members of the House of Representatives.
  • Seth accompanied her, giving her a weekly allowance which furnished most of the food necessary for the four inmates. Cited from Our Nig by Harriet E. Wilson
  • But should not such an assumption as this, well founded as it may appear in the main, be made with all the allowances which the situation demands? Cited from The Earlier Work of Titian, by Claude Phillips
  • Since you left me an important change has taken place in my situation; I have absolutely given up the annual allowance which the R.'s made me. Cited from Correspondence of Wagner and Liszt, Volume 2
  • Though my uncle continued to her the allowance which he had made to my mother, yet I was her natural protector -- and she was my only tie upon earth. Cited from Alton Locke, Tailor And Poet,Rev. Charles Kingsley
  • In sledging there is undoubtedly a critical allowance which will yield the best results. Cited from The Home of the Blizzard, by Sir Douglas Mawson
  • Progressive for his time, Mr. Knox also allocated his wife a weekly allowance which she could do with as she pleased.
  • We are therefore left in ignorance of the process by which his addiction to opium was reduced to the small daily allowance which he used during the later years of his life. Cited from The Opium Habit, by Horace B. Day
  • Tory statements before the election also pointed to a reduction in corporation tax, perhaps partly paid for by changes to capital allowances which are currently seen as complex.
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