Obsolete. an employment agency for the placement of domestic help.
What Is In The Oath Of Office?Like clockwork, we hear the presidential oath of office every four years. Thirty-five words that basically give the incoming Chief Executive the keys to the proverbial car. And the nuclear launch codes. The National Museum of American History says that Article 2, Section 1 of the Constitution “requires that before presidents can assume their duties they must take the oath of office.” Once the incoming …
Origin of intelligence office
First recorded in 1685–95
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It is a sort of intelligence-office for books, replied the Collection.Karl Krinken, His Christmas Stocking|Susan Warner