Elberfeld, Barmen, Essen, and to the west of the last-mentioned town lay the mighty works of Krupps.
Engels, the son of a wealthy cotton-spinner, was born in 1820 at Barmen.
The years from 1831 to 1836 he spent in a bank at Amsterdam, and 1837 to 1839 in a business house at Barmen.
In a riot at Barmen which occurred recently the chief of police was "seriously wounded" by a turnip.
Barmen is one of the most important manufacturing centres of Germany.
I stored my memory with faces, and made myself friendly with all sorts of people—waiters, Barmen, and hall-porters.
A man has been sentenced at Barmen, Prussia, on three separate counts to terms of imprisonment totalling 175 years.