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King James Bible: Genesis, Chapter 44
Chapter 44 44:1 And he commanded the steward of his house, saying, Fill the men's sacks with food, as much as they can carry, and put every man's money in his sack's mouth. 44:2 And put my cup, the silver cup, in the sack's mouth of the youngest, and his corn...
Old Testament >> Genesis
King James Bible: Exodus, Chapter 8
Chapter 8 8:1 And the LORD spake unto Moses, Go unto Pharaoh, and say unto him, Thus saith the LORD, Let my people go, that they may serve me. 8:2 And if thou refuse to let them go, behold, I will smite all thy borders with frogs: 8:3 And the river shall...
Old Testament >> Exodus
King James Bible: Romans, Chapter 6
Chapter 6 6:1 What shall we say then? Shall we continue in sin, that grace may abound? 6:2 God forbid. How shall we, that are dead to sin, live any longer therein? 6:3 Know ye not, that so many of us as were baptized into Jesus Christ were baptized into his...
New Testament >> Epistle to the Romans
King James Bible: Genesis, Chapter 47
Chapter 47 47:1 Then Joseph came and told Pharaoh, and said, My father and my brethren, and their flocks, and their herds, and all that they have, are come out of the land of Canaan; and, behold, they are in the land of Goshen. 47:2 And he took some of his...
Old Testament >> Genesis
King James Bible: Exodus, Chapter 9
Chapter 9 9:1 Then the LORD said unto Moses, Go in unto Pharaoh, and tell him, Thus saith the LORD God of the Hebrews, Let my people go, that they may serve me. 9:2 For if thou refuse to let them go, and wilt hold them still, 9:3 Behold, the hand of the LORD...
Old Testament >> Exodus
King James Bible: Matthew, Chapter 22
Chapter 22 22:1 And Jesus answered and spake unto them again by parables, and said, 22:2 The kingdom of heaven is like unto a certain king, which made a marriage for his son, 22:3 And sent forth his servants to call them that were bidden to the wedding: and...
New Testament >> Matthew
King James Bible: Genesis, Chapter 26
Chapter 26 26:1 And there was a famine in the land, beside the first famine that was in the days of Abraham. And Isaac went unto Abimelech king of the Philistines unto Gerar. 26:2 And the LORD appeared unto him, and said, Go not down into Egypt; dwell in the...
Old Testament >> Genesis

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That role is taken here by Sian Thomas, who strains a bit to communicate the wicked bite of a woman whose household includes two black servants who are given more to do than just stand watchfully by, roles that are filled with aplomb by Michelle Asante ...
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He said instead of the government to invest the oil windfall of the 1970s, it declared a bazaar for civil servants who spent the money on expensive household items.
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Victorian Domestic Servant Hierarchy and Wages
The hierarchy of British domestic servants in a large manor in 1890 and their wages. During the 1990s and early 2000s Hollywood and Britain released several ...
Great house - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Housekeeper, Responsible for the house and its appearance; in charge of all female servants, but can sometimes be the lead servant in a household.
Downstairs at Downton Abbey: How real servants worked 14-hour
Oct 15, 2010 In 1911, a national census counted 1.3 million domestic servants, against 1.2 million workers in agriculture and 971,000 in coal mining.
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UPPER SERVANTS. Housekeeper--In households where domestics employed number over twenty-five, the housekeeper's sole duty is to engage, manage and  ...
The Servant Hierarchy | countryhousereader
Dec 19, 2013 The indoor servant hierarchy for a large household giving an impression of particular departments – late nineteenth century (BBC images).

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