Sentence Examples with the word half-and-half

Stock usually belongs to the owner, and, even if kept on the half-and-half system, is usually bought by him.

Other forms of contract are the piccola mezzadria, or sub-letting by tenants to under-tenants, on the half-and-half system; enfiteusi, or perpetual leases at low rentsa form which has almost died out; and mezzadria (in the provinces of Caserta and Benevento).