After the cattle were driven in the Zulu chief sent for the Boer leader, ostensibly to arrange about the land grant.
But no trace was there of the papers relating to the land grant.
Mr. Cornell's gifts afterward, including his saving the land grant Fund from depreciation, amounted to over three million dollars.
It is not quite true to say that the land grant was a bribe to the voters of Kansas.
The first railroad that received a land grant was the Illinois Central.
This company had neither charter nor land grant, and, as far as we know, it had made no attempt to obtain either.
The Texas Pacific was chartered March 3, 1871, as the last of the land grant railways.
A majority of the land grant railroads have gone through reorganization and foreclosure, some of them several times.
It is said that a land grant proves he was a celebrated Pandit in 1400.
The chief matter under consideration was a railroad concession to Americans, involving a land grant of thousands of acres.