- Albert Coombs [koomz] /kumz/, 1873–1951, U.S. inventor and art collector.
- Djuna (Chap·pell) [joo-nuh chap-uh l] /ˈdʒu nə ˈtʃæp əl/, 1892–1982, U.S. novelist, poet, and playwright.
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Online postings would later report that Barnes had been the “hitta,” though the police would never name her a suspect.
Barnes posted a photo inscribed “RIP Carlton” that showed her with her hands pressed together in prayer.
The mother insisted that at her core Barnes was a protector.
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With the exception of Barnes and himself, they were most of them early people.
Barnes, however, insisted upon keeping him, and off they went.
At Cavendish Mansions, Barnes alighted and offered the man a sovereign.
Taken in conjunction with what happened to Barnes, it is deeply interesting.
- Djuna . 1892–1982, US novelist, noted for Nightwood (1936)
- William . 1801–86, British poet, best known for Poems of Rural Life in the Dorset Dialect (1879)
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