Usage examples for capitalization

  1. This sum is equal to about $ 66, 000 per mile of line owned- a figure considerably in excess of the average net capitalization of the railroads of the country. – Contemporary American History, 1877-1913 by Charles A. Beard
  2. Punctuation, capitalization accents and formatting markup have been made consistent. – Out of a Labyrinth by Lawrence L. Lynch
  3. All of the voyages with old- fashioned spelling and capitalization that make it an attractive edition to the student. – Literature for Children by Orton Lowe
  4. One of these wrongs is over capitalization which taxes the people's very living. – The Art of Public Speaking by Dale Carnagey (AKA Dale Carnegie) and J. Berg Esenwein
  5. The United States Steel Company would have no greater and no less a monopoly of the steel business if it were organized with one- half of its present capitalization – Popular Law-making by Frederic Jesup Stimson
  6. We shall make use of the capitalization theory at various points in our discussion of general prices. – The Value of Money by Benjamin M. Anderson, Jr.
  7. 2. No changes have been made in the spelling, punctuation or capitalization in the sections quoted from Meriwether Lewis's Journal. – The Young Alaskans on the Missouri by Emerson Hough
  8. Consequently many large railroad systems of heavy capitalization bid fair to run into difficulties on the first serious falling off in general business. – The Railroad Builders A Chronicle of the Welding of the States, Volume 38 in The Chronicles of America Series by John Moody
  9. As soon as we get our corporation papers, we original incorporators will, of course, form the officers and board of directors, and we will immediately vote to increase our capitalization to one hundred thousand dollars, in one thousand shares of one hundred dollars each. – Get-Rich-Quick Wallingford by George Randolph Chester
  10. It has done so whilst making our average capitalization per mile of road less, the scale of wages higher, the average rates lower, the service and conveniences offered to the shipper and the traveler greater than in any other of the principal countries. – Government Ownership of Railroads, and War Taxation by Otto H. Kahn
  11. It would drive all small country banks out of business at least for the one reason that it requires a capital of not less than $ 50, 000. Small country banks cannot stand a capitalization of $ 50, 000 and pay dividends on any such amount. – Epistles-from-Pap-Letters-from-the-man-known-as-The-Will-Rogers-of-Indiana by Durham, Andrew Everett
  12. " All capitalization entails a fair compromise- values to be considered in the light of new development," said the Senator. – All-Wool Morrison by Holman Day
  13. Notwithstanding the great value of many of the lines, its physical condition was poor; the liabilities and capitalization were enormous; and much of the mileage was distinctly unprofitable. – The Railroad Builders A Chronicle of the Welding of the States, Volume 38 in The Chronicles of America Series by John Moody
  14. Bret Harte's capitalization of " Sierras" may be safely challenged. – The Shirley Letters from California Mines in 1851-52 by Louise Amelia Knapp Smith Clappe
  15. Much as if a boy, presented by his father with hens and the feed to support them, were to demand the capitalization of the value of all future eggs upon going out of business! – Popular Law-making by Frederic Jesup Stimson
  16. All this is true; and yet it is also true that there are real and grave evils, one of the chief being over- capitalization because of its many baleful consequences; and a resolute and practical effort must be made to correct these evils. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  17. When issued, this common stock was rather thinner than water, and it represented mostly a capitalization of the Trust's tariff graft. – Story of the Session of the California Legislature of 1909 by Franklin Hichborn
  18. With this modest but brilliant demonstration, to which the illustrious names of Edison and Field were attached, began the outburst of excitement over electric railways, very much like the eras of speculation and exploitation that attended only a few years earlier the introduction of the telephone and the electric light, but with such significant results that the capitalization of electric roads in America is now over $ 4, 000, 000, 000, or twice as much as that of the other two arts combined. – Edison, His Life and Inventions by Frank Lewis Dyer and Thomas Commerford Martin
  19. In this country great transportation monopolies had been built up, having an enormous capitalization and many of them were dependent for their profits on the advantage of price fixing that monopoly may be expected to bring. – The Path of Empire A Chronicle of the United States as a World Power, Volume 46 in The Chronicles of America Series by Carl Russell Fish