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Shope (shōp), Richard. 1901-1966.

American pathologist and virologist who was the first to isolate an influenza virus.

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  • Bevins, shope, and Pennock had no idea of what had been planned until Jarrow told the whole plot ashore.

    Isle o' Dreams Frederick F. Moore
  • Captain Jarrow summoned him to the cabin door and introduced him as "shope, who was to go b'sun."

    Isle o' Dreams Frederick F. Moore
  • Trask soon followed, observing that shope was in the fore crosstrees studying the distant speck with a glass.

    Isle o' Dreams Frederick F. Moore
  • shope was given coffee and a cigar and put on watch, while all hands joined in a meal in the cabin.

    Isle o' Dreams Frederick F. Moore

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