Usage examples for financier

  1. The young financier lay back in his chair and broke out into laughter. – Colonel Carter's Christmas and The Romance of an Old-Fashioned Gentleman by F. Hopkinson Smith
  2. My object is to get into better society, said the financier promptly; and the Dymcoxes are people of position. – A Double Knot by George Manville Fenn
  3. Congress turning again their attention to this subject the following year, the Financier, by a letter of April 30, 1783, further explained and urged the unit he had proposed: but nothing more was done on it until the ensuing year, when it was again taken up, and referred to a committee, of which I was a member. – Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson by Thomas Jefferson
  4. As I started to go, a stir took place in the blanket wrapped about his chin, and I caught a glimpse of the iron- gray head and hollow cheeks of the great financier. – The Woman in the Alcove by Anna Katharine Green
  5. Fahnestock, Mr., Pittsburgh financier, 41. Farmer, President, of Cleveland and Pittsburgh Railroad Co. – Autobiography of Andrew Carnegie by Andrew Carnegie
  6. " No," replied the financier grimly. – The Leak by Jacques Futrelle
  7. He's quite a financier, Bobs. – The Million-Dollar Suitcase by Alice MacGowan Perry Newberry
  8. Each dollar placed with the financier is a dollar's more power for him and his. – The American Empire by Scott Nearing
  9. Monsieur Beliani had no rival; no one doubted his ability as a financier. – A Son of the Immortals by Louis Tracy
  10. During dinner mention was made of the Baron Giraud, and I learnt that that financier was among the Vicomte's friends. – Dross by Henry Seton Merriman
  11. Further than this the monetary system of Europe- unconsciously bimetallic and with an appalling variety of ratio prevalent at the same moment in different places- lay open, helpless and defenceless, and inviting to the bullionist, financier, or arbitragist. – The History of Currency, 1252 to 1896 by William Arthur Shaw
  12. Once he stopped in the street, his mind suddenly going back to the action of the financier at the vestry meeting. – The Inside of the Cup, Complete by Winston Churchill Last Updated: March 5, 2009
  13. The methods thus practised at home were adhered to in all those foreign countries which the German financier, manufacturer or trader selected for his field of operations. – England and Germany by Emile Joseph Dillon
  14. " I shall have to turn financier again," said Anna, smiling, as she drew her arm within that of her husband, and led him away to the dining- room. – Home Scenes, and Home Influence A Series of Tales and Sketches by T. S. Arthur
  15. The financier was well aware that Malipieri knew the pictures to be genuine beyond all doubt. – The Heart of Rome by Francis Marion Crawford
  16. The quiet but firm note of faith was, not lost on the financier, and yet was not he quite sure what was to be made of it? – The Inside of the Cup, Complete by Winston Churchill Last Updated: March 5, 2009