- Probably the same old perfunctory charities, however, with the Chicago law firm instead of 'James' as disburser- unless, of course, Hattie's expectations are fulfilled, and he divides them among the Blaisdells here." - "Oh, Money! Money!", Eleanor Hodgman Porter.
- Ever, foremost in every good work out of which there was anything to be made, an unstinted dispenser of every species of charity that paid a commission to the disburser, Mr. Pigwidgeon was a model of generosity; but so modestly did he lavish his favours that his left hand seldom knew what pocket his right hand was relieving. - "The Fiend's Delight", Dod Grile.
- I suspect that she had found cause in the past to rank her mother with Clem as a weigher and disburser of moneys. - "The Boss of Little Arcady", Harry Leon Wilson.