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  • In 1893 he became proprietor of the Pall Mall Gazette, and afterwards started the Pall Mall Magazine.
  • In 1886 he became proprietor of the San Francisco Examiner, the first of a long chain of papers to come under his control.
  • In 1861 he joined Meredith Townsend as joint-editor and part proprietor of the Spectator, then a well-known liberal weekly, which, however, was not remunerative from the business point of view.
  • As one is exhausted another is in full bearing, so that by a systematic arrangement a single proprietor will send to the surface from 300 lb to 3000 lb of mushrooms per day.
  • About 80% of holdings (amounting to about 6o% of the cultivated area) are cultivated by the proprietor; of the rest approximately 13% are let on lease and 7% are worked on the system known as mtayage (q.v.).

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