- Edward Wyl·lis [wil-is] /ˈwɪl ɪs/, 1854–1926, U.S. newspaper publisher.
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The 2012 Scripps National Spelling Bee is in full swing this week.Fainting, Confusion, Screams: The 9 Best Spelling Bee Stumpers (VIDEO)
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On the first flight to San Diego, I rushed into Scripps Mercy Hospital at 8:30 a.m. to find that my son would live.Arnold Pardoned My Son’s Attacker
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Mr. Scripps, of course, couldn't go to Calcutta or anywhere else.
"You've taken the devil's own time it appears to me," growled Mr. Scripps.
Scripps had his lip in his teeth again, and it was bleeding; but he let it go.
Scripps rumbled under his breath and emitted a volume of gray smoke.
The most insufferable beast I've met in years—name of Scripps.