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In 1951, director John Huston brought Katharine Hepburn, Humphrey Bogart, and Lauren Bacall here to film The African Queen.‘Argo’ in the Congo: The Ghosts of the Stanleyville Hostage Crisis|Nina Strochlic|November 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Humphrey Bogart: “I should never have switched from scotch to martinis.”Tupac’s ‘F*ck You’ to a Cop and the Best Last Words|Marlow Stern|May 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Not everyone gets Humphrey Bogart to play them in the movies.
Besides, how many guys can say Humphrey Bogart played them in the movies?
The film starred Humphrey Bogart, Eli Wallach, Aldo Ray and Joan Crawford…almost.A History of the Oscar Powerhouse ‘From Here to Eternity’|Allen Barra|March 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Surely, brother Humphrey, the dog can't be in the Carnarvon Arms?The Golden Butterfly|Walter Besant
And, Humphrey, I desire to live—I, who have great plans and would shake the world.When the World Shook|H. Rider Haggard
Humphrey was often employed to carry messages from ship to ship.French and English|Evelyn Everett-Green
And all be ready armed,” said Sir Humphrey, “as you three will be.Old Gold|George Manville Fenn
Humphrey turned, and perceived Patience and Clara behind him, who had come in without his observing it.The Children of the New Forest|Captain Marryat
British Dictionary definitions for humphrey
Word Origin and History for humphrey
masc. proper name, from Old English Hunfrið, probably from Proto-Germanic *hun "strength" + Old English frið "peace." To dine with Duke Humphrey (17c.) meant to go without a meal, though the reason for the expression now is obscure.