[hyooz or, often, yooz]
- Charles Evans,1862–1948, U.S. jurist and statesman: chief justice of the U.S. 1930–41.
- Howard (Ro·bard) [roh-bahrd] /ˈroʊ bɑrd/, 1905–76, U.S. businessman, motion-picture producer, and aviator.
- (John) Lang·ston [lang-stuh n] /ˈlæŋ stən/, 1902–67, U.S. novelist and poet.
- Rupert,1872–1956, U.S. novelist and biographer.
- Ted,1930–1998, English poet: poet laureate 1984–98 (husband of Sylvia Plath).
- Thomas,1822–96, English novelist, reformer, and jurist.
- William Morris,1864–1952, Australian statesman, born in Wales: prime minister 1915–23.
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Examples from the Web for hughes
“I feel a shaking of the ground I stand on,” Carson tells Mrs. Hughes with trepidation.What Downton’s Fashion Really Means
January 2, 2015
I believe there was a captain aboard, but Hughes kept throwing him out of the cockpit.
I do not recall what sort of aeroplane Mr. Hughes had at the time; however, it was quite comfortable, as I recall.
Today, former TNR writers and the rest of the media establishment are racing to denounce Hughes.
“The youngest old man any of us knows,” an unnamed friend of Atlantic Publisher David Bradley said of Hughes.
The sight overpowered the girls, and Hughes had to carry them off.Chronicles of Border Warfare
Alexander Scott Withers
I was quite sober, Doctor, and so was Hughes, and we both saw it.
I would as lief not hear them called so—but this was not Mr. Hughes.
I asked of Hughes as I rejoined him at the foot of the ladder.The Million-Dollar Suitcase
Governor Hughes himself spoke at the meetings held in Clifton.
- Howard. 1905–76, US industrialist, aviator, and film producer. He became a total recluse during the last years of his life
- (James Mercer) Langston. 1902–67, US Black poet and writer. His collections include The Weary Blues (1926) and The Panther and the Lash (1967)
- Richard (Arthur Warren). 1900–76, British novelist. He wrote A High Wind in Jamaica (1929), In Hazard (1938), and The Fox in the Attic (1961)
- Robert (Studley Forrest). 1938–2012, Australian art critic, writer, and broadcaster; his work includes the television series The Shock of the New (1981) and the book The Culture of Complaint (1993)
- Ted, full name Edward James Hughes. 1930–98, British poet: his works include The Hawk in the Rain (1957), Crow (1970), and Birthday Letters (1998). Poet laureate (1984–98)
- Thomas. 1822–96, British novelist; author of Tom Brown's Schooldays (1857)
- William Morris. 1864–1952, Australian statesman, born in England: prime minister of Australia (1915–23)
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