The stoppage was observed by 140 union members, according to the Daily Telegraph including gardeners, waiters, cooks and valets.
Their first warning of trouble came with the stoppage of the air-currents that supplied them with the very breath of life.
Cornell, it is stated, injured his machine to furnish an excuse for the stoppage of the work.
Indeed the excitement nearly caused a stoppage of work along the zone, a matter almost without precedent.
I had my own particular reason to rejoice coincident with the stoppage of the grass.
All his nature had been running violently forward, and the shock of its stoppage stupefied him.
That the stoppage is not a fact, because nature abhors a vacuum?
Any breach of our contract in letter or spirit during the next two days will be punished by its stoppage.
After a stoppage of an hour and a half, the "Ellis" started down the river.
When she awoke at the first stoppage of the train, she started away from him with a little gasp.