Usage examples for textile

  1. The new industrial plants established since October 6, 1890, and up to October 22, 1892, as partially reported in the American Economist, number 345, and the extension of existing plants 108; the new capital invested amounts to $ 40, 449, 050, and the number of additional employees to 37, 285. The Textile World for July, 1892, states that during the first six months of the present calendar year 135 new factories were built, of which 40 are cotton mills, 48 knitting mills, 26 woolen mills, 15 silk mills, 4 plush mills, and 2 linen mills. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  2. Neither mines, forests, quarries, water- ways, nor textile fabrics can be handled to best advantage without scientific knowledge and skilled labor. – The Complete Essays of C. D. Warner by Charles Dudley Warner
  3. On the afternoon of the following day we visited the textile museum. – A Journey Through France in War Time by Joseph G. Butler, Jr.
  4. Textile Fabrics: Embroidery and Lace. – The Great Musicians: Rossini and His School by Henry Sutherland Edwards
  5. In the native Codices, in textile fabrics and on pottery, there are also numerous examples of an extremely simple design consisting of a single zigzag line running between two parallel lines and dividing the intervening space into two fields, the lower of which is filled out with black and the other with some light color. – The Fundamental Principles of Old and New World Civilizations by Zelia Nuttall
  6. We noticed there in the textile factories old women winding yarn, many of them eighty years of age, but still vigorous and hard at work. – A Journey Through France in War Time by Joseph G. Butler, Jr.
  7. " I see," said he, " that you have got Textile up to eighty- five." – The Deluge by David Graham Phillips
  8. Modern man's inventive genius in the textile art has been expended upon perfecting the machinery, while primitive man's ingenuity has resulted in making a beautiful weaving with very simple means. – Aboriginal American Weaving by Mary Lois Kissell
  9. Efforts were mainly concentrated upon workers in the textile industry, to which special organizers, both men and women, were assigned. – The Trade Union Woman by Alice Henry
  10. No Australian tribe has ever been known to cultivate the ground, to use metals, pottery, or any kind of textile fabric. – Critiques and Addresses by Thomas Henry Huxley
  11. They manufactured textile fabrics, were masters of the potter's art, and knew how to erect massive buildings of stone. – Critiques and Addresses by Thomas Henry Huxley
  12. I suppose it does, I said, but tell me Abdul- what about the really necessary trades, the coal miners, the steel workers, the textile operatives, the farmers, and the railway people. – The Hohenzollerns in America With the Bolsheviks in Berlin and other impossibilities by Stephen Leacock
  13. " Yes, but I haven't written a line about Textile for nearly a month now," I pretended to object, my vanity fairly purring with pleasure. – The Deluge by David Graham Phillips
  14. From this will flow two other practical results: the consuming public will be protected against excessive food and textile prices, and the industries of the Nation and their workers will find a steadier demand for wares sold to the agricultural third of our people. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  15. Let it be at once admitted that we are no longer the monopolists of the textile industries of the world to the extent to which we once were. – Are we Ruined by the Germans? by Harold Cox
  16. These are the two inventors, with Whitney, the American inventor of the cotton- gin, from whose brains came the development of the textile industry in which Britain still stands foremost. – James Watt by Andrew Carnegie