Cobb

[kob]
noun
  1. How·ell [hou-uh l] /ˈhaʊ əl/, 1815–68, U.S. politician: Speaker of the House 1849–51.
  2. Irvin S(hrewsbury),1876–1944, U.S. humorist and writer.
  3. Ty(rus Raymond) [tahy-ruh s] /ˈtaɪ rəs/, the Georgia Peach, 1886–1961, U.S. baseball player.
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  • Mr. Cobb replaced his spectacles and stared through them at his visitor.

    Thankful's Inheritance

    Joseph C. Lincoln

  • Mr. Cobb swung about in his own chair, so that his face was in the shadow.

    Thankful's Inheritance

    Joseph C. Lincoln

  • The joke was wasted, as all jokes seemed to be upon Mr. Cobb.

    Thankful's Inheritance

    Joseph C. Lincoln

  • By the way, are there any developments in the matter of the loan from Mr. Cobb?

    Thankful's Inheritance

    Joseph C. Lincoln

  • As she drove away she saw Mr. Cobb peering at her through the window.

    Thankful's Inheritance

    Joseph C. Lincoln