The half pay allowance gives, according to reports, $1800 per year.
Can they not be placed in the regiments, or retire on half pay?
On 30th November paid off, put on half pay, and resided mainly at Burnham Thorpe while on shore.
The companies are one-half of them bankrupt, and the other half pay no dividends.
A graduated pension for retired officers; but the term is nearly synonymous with half pay.
He might have been a civil engineer, or some scientist, or yet an officer on half pay.
His wound was of that severe description that he was obliged to quit the service, and, for a time, retire upon his half pay.
Had it not been for his dress, he might have passed for an English curate on half pay.
What he earned did not more than half pay the bills in the end, though we were living very humbly now.
He next formed a connection with a lieutenant on half pay, nephew to an Irish earl.