- James (Gro·ver) [groh-ver] /ˈgroʊ vər/, 1894–1961, U.S. writer, caricaturist, and illustrator.
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Examples from the Web for thurber
As Kenney launched into the work, a humorous declamation from Thurber, one of them interrupted with a criticism.Doug Kenney: The Odd Comic Genius Behind ‘Animal House’ and National Lampoon
Robert Sam Anson
March 1, 2014
While Clancy has obviously sold more books that Thurber, only one of them is in the Modern Library.Celebrity March Madness 2012: How to Pick NCAA Tournament Winners
March 20, 2012
My next meeting with the men who looked so kindly after the "cohabs" was at Thurber.Memoirs of John R. Young
Thurber has a drug department, and advertises them at 'a grocer's profit.'A Man of Samples
Wm. H. Maher
But Thurber was fully cognizant of the necessity for quick action.
But when they had gone over the papers found in the black bag, even Thurber had to admit that he was checkmated.
"Add twenty-six—the total number of letters in the alphabet—to the letter figure for the letter itself," said Thurber.
- James (Grover). 1894–1961, US humorist and illustrator. He contributed drawings and stories to the New Yorker and his books include Is Sex Necessary? (1929), written with E. B. White
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