Sikh, 12-cylinder magneto, end view. We paid 50 cents for it. Mark it up 30 percent, and that's it. No matter what you pay for it, if we get agreat deal, pass it on to the customer.' And of course that's what we did."It was a little frustrating there for a while, being out on our own. In addition to no basic merchandiseassortment, we had no real replenishment system. We didn't even have inventory books like we had withthe Ben Franklin stores, where if necessary you could simply look over what you needed and order itfrom Butler Brothers, then price it accordingly. We had no established distributors. No credit. Salesmenwould just show up at our door, and we would try to get the best deals we could. Sometimes it wasdifficult getting the bigger companiesthe Procter & Gambles, Eastman Kodaks, whoeverto call on us atall, and when they did they would dictate to us how much they would sell us and at what price. P&Ggave a 2 percent discount if you paid within ten days, and if you didn't, man, they took that discount rightoff. I don't mind saying that we were the victims of a good bit of arrogance from a lot of vendors in thosedays. They didn't need us, and they acted that way. I never could understand it. To me, it always seemedlike a customer was a customer, and you ought to try to sell them what you could. The doctor frowned, and then smiled. "Have you so, Saucebox?" he said. A gift for teaching showed itself early; and as a child she would try to impress geographical facts upon her younger brothers and sisters by an original system of her own. In the Park Crescent Gardens, near Portland Place,鈥攖heir playground; described by one friend in those days as a 鈥渏ungle,鈥?because of its unkempt condition,鈥攕he would name one bed England, another France, another Germany, and so on, and would thus fix in the children鈥檚 minds their various positions, though the shapes and sizes of the beds were by no means always what they ought to have been. That the mode of instruction was effective is evident from the fact that her brother, Mr. St. George Tucker, can recall the lessons still, after the lapse of fifty years, and can say, 鈥楤y that means I learnt that England was in the north-west corner of Europe.鈥? 得得干97人人模人人爽人人喊国产成人综合亚洲欧美videos... It was in 1895 that Lilienthal passed from experiment with the monoplane type of glider to the construction100 of a biplane glider which, according to his own account, gave better results than his previous machines. 鈥楽ix or seven metres velocity of wind,鈥?he says, 鈥榮ufficed to enable the sailing surface of 18 square metres to carry me almost horizontally against the wind from the top of my hill without any starting jump. If the wind is stronger I allow myself to be simply lifted from the point of the hill and to sail slowly towards the wind. The direction of the flight has, with strong wind, a strong upwards tendency. I often reach positions in the air which are much higher than my starting point. At the climax of such a line of flight I sometimes come to a standstill for some time, so that I am enabled while floating to speak with the gentlemen who wish to photograph me, regarding the best position for the photographing.鈥? The blending of fact and fancy which men call legend reached its fullest and richest expression in the golden age of Greece, and thus it is to Greek mythology that one must turn for the best form of any legend which foreshadows history. Yet the prevalence of legends regarding flight, existing in the records of practically every race, shows that this form of transit was a dream of many peoples鈥攎an always wanted to fly, and imagined means of flight. He drew a little nearer to her as he asked the question, and looked at the book she held.