But modernity, its machines, objectivity and industry, produced its counterfoil within Holmes as well.
The cashier was confident that his initials in blue pencil on the counterfoil were genuine.
The counterfoil altered too—very deliberate piece of swindling.
Yes, there was the counterfoil, fresh as a new wound, from which indeed his bank account was profusely bleeding.
And therefore identical with the foil of tinfoil, counterfoil, etc.
In the face of this, Falder, do you still deny that you altered both cheque and counterfoil?
He wrote rapidly, and finally tore the draft from its counterfoil and blotted it.
The facts are admitted, so far as the alteration of this cheque and counterfoil by the prisoner.
Mr. Weatherley remained for a moment in the chair where she had left him, gazing idly at the counterfoil of the cheque.
Very well, then, how do you account for the fact that this nought was added to the nine in the counterfoil on or after Tuesday?