- (James) Westbrook,1894–1969, U.S. journalist.
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Mrs. Pegler was by no means deaf, for she caught a word as it was uttered.Hard Times
I always thought that you, Pegler, were such a very sensible woman.
"I don't like to see you standing, ma'am," said Pegler inconsequently.
For Pegler answered with a kind of cry, "A 'orrible happarition, ma'am!"
"It was when Mr. Varick was making that speech of his," said Pegler slowly.