He had disbursed
the large sum with scarcely a murmur- anything to close down the confounded scandal.
Her own capital, invested by George Cannon in railway stock, was bringing in four times as much as she disbursed;
and she gloated also on her savings.
Legal proceedings were instituted to recover a large sum of money, which, it was alleged, had been disbursed
without due work delivered by the master.