Post note


  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Post note (Com) A note issued by a bank, payable at some future specified time, as distinguished from a note payable on demand.
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In literature:

In the meantime I wrote my note and sent it to the post.
"In Direst Peril" by David Christie Murray
I never got your note written yesterday; meant at least to do it even after post time, but was too stupid, and am infinitely so to-day also.
"Hortus Inclusus" by John Ruskin
Another brief note reached him by the first post.
"Despair's Last Journey" by David Christie Murray
I sent your two notes to the latter, but have not yet seen him, though the post is just going out.
"Memoirs of the Court of George IV. 1820-1830 (Vol 1)" by Duke of Buckingham and Chandos
See the story of Thomas Ridout, post, note 37.
"The Journal of Negro History, Volume 5, 1920" by Various
At the sounding of the last note he will resume walking his post.
"Manual of Military Training" by James A. Moss
In that instant the thunder of three successive volleys shook the house; and heart-stirring trumpet-notes sounded the Last Post.
"Captain Desmond, V.C." by Maud Diver
I'll write him a note before luncheon, if you say so, and post it this afternoon.
"Master of the Vineyard" by Myrtle Reed
On Wednesday the post brought her a note from Mildred, dated Tuesday, midnight.
"The Invader" by Margaret L. Woods
But after dinner she wrote a note to Edna and went out herself to post it.
"Olive in Italy" by Moray Dalton

In poetry:

Sea-ward, white gleaming thro' the busy scud With arching Wings, the sea-mew o'er my head
Posts on, as bent on speed, now passaging
Edges the stiffer Breeze, now, yielding, drifts,
Now floats upon the air, and sends from far
A wildly-wailing Note.
"Sea-ward, white gleaming thro' the busy scud (fragment)" by Samuel Taylor Coleridge

In news:

As menswear designers unveiled their spring collections, the obsession with work shirts and denim jackets seemed to be on the wane, notes Washington Post critic Robin Givhan.
In a posting titled "Sometimes the weird news is about us," JetBlue noted while it isn't talking, plenty of others have formed opinions.
Editor's Note: has partnered with to bring you a monthly series of posts about money-related topics related to moms.
Ombudsman's Note: This posting was updated on Friday, Oct 12, to include a response to this column from Linda Winslow, executive producer of the PBS NewsHour, and Boisfeuillet "Bo" Jones, president and CEO of MacNeil/Lehrer Productions.
( Guru 's note: A sidebar is posted above this).
Four Barrel posted a note asking customers to refrain from "talking about annoying hipster topics".
(Editor's note: This originally was posted July 24.
Editor's note: This post originally appeared as an article in the May/June 2012 issue of Aging Today but has been edited for length.
Canada Post noted that it will still be responsible for some of the associated costs, such as installation and maintenance.
Twins Post-Game Notes, July 1 vs Kansas City 02 Jul 12.
The Post also notes that the marriage wquality law will allow all couples to decide whose surname they prefer to legally take after they are married .
Quick note to let you know that over 30 DJs, myself included, have posted their midyear top 10 favorite albums.
Susan Van Note posted $1 million Thursday.
Editor's Note: This post is part of a series further exploring "The Two Year Window," my feature story on babies, the brain, and poverty that appears in the new issue of TNR.
New York Times columnist Floyd Norris takes issue with my post Friday which noted that his column Friday said the opposite of a page-one WSJ news feature the same day—and asked which was right.

In science:

We also noted distinct patterns in when papers were posted, with only 64% of such papers posted after the articles were accepted at the ApJ.
Demographic and Citation Trends in Astrophysical Journal papers and Preprints
Despite the slower adoption by the solar physics community, digital preprint archives boost the citation rates of posted papers to twice the level of unposted papers, a conclusion first noted in the comprehensive study of Schwarz and Kennicutt (2004).
The Citation Impact of Digital Preprint Archives for Solar Physics Papers
To compare the distribution of a linear function of the post-model-selection estimator with the distribution of the post-model-selection estimator itself, note that the cdf of ˜θ can be studied in our framework by setting A equal to IP (and k equal to P ).
The distribution of a linear predictor after model selection: Unconditional finite-sample distributions and asymptotic approximations
Importantly, note that this scheme does not require post-selection.
Closing the detection loophole in Bell experiments using qudits
A, while for P2, P3, and P4, the responsible cell has control point value C. Note that, these service discovery queries are posted by service provisioners. In Figure 4, a provisioning service inserts a service discovery query with Cloud peer p, which is mapped to index cell i.
Peer-to-Peer Cloud Provisioning: Service Discovery and Load-Balancing