- Chester,1901–86, U.S. statesman and author: special adviser on Afro-Asian and Latin-American affairs; ambassador to India 1951–53, 1963–69.
- Paul (Frederic),1910?–1999, U.S. novelist and composer.
- Samuel,1826–78, U.S. journalist.
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Examples from the Web for bowles
The characters are inscrutable, the plotting careless, and, at every opportunity, Bowles subverts the dramatic stakes.American Dreams, 1943: 'Two Serious Ladies' by Jane Bowles
May 30, 2013
Simpson and Bowles have returned to the stage with a far worse plan than the one they had before.
Simpson and Bowles are just playing to that peanut gallery, for which a Politico breakfast is the perfect audience.
In increasing the total deficit reduction, Simpson and Bowles have put the weight on the spending side of the budget.
One might generously say that Simpson and Bowles are just bowing to the extant political reality.
I wanted to hang back, too, when he took me into the house to see Mrs. Bowles.
I told her to wait a minute, and went and asked Mrs. Bowles.
As we neared the house, 'Quiet,' I said; 'Mrs. Bowles does not know.'
"I beg your Majesty's pardon," began Mr. Bowles, doubtfully.The Napoleon of Notting Hill
Gilbert K. Chesterton
See now if these be not sonnets which Bowles might have been proud to claim.
- Paul . 1910–99, US novelist, short-story writer, and composer, living in Tangiers. His novels include The Sheltering Sky (1949) and The Spider's House (1955)
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