- (George) Orson,1915–85, U.S. actor, director, and producer.
- Gideon,1802–78, U.S. journalist, legislator, and government official: Secretary of the Navy 1861–69.
- Sumner,1892–1961, U.S. diplomat and government official.
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Examples from the Web for welles
“I'm going to use several voices to tell the story,” Welles told Bogdanovich.Doomed Passion Projects of Hollywood: The Lost Classics of Stanley Kubrick, Alfred Hitchcock, and More
March 28, 2014
At the end, the sonorous Welles concludes with a little talk about Halloween.When Mars Attacked 75 Years Ago—And Everyone Believed It
October 29, 2013
Welles, who once dismissed his masterpiece Citizen Kane as “dollar-book Freud,” was nothing if not a projector.
Welles once claimed that he preferred making a film to seeing the finished result.
Bogart could act, though, since according to Welles he was nothing like the characters he created on screen.
As he neared the Welles house he heard loud and angry voices.Rosemary
Dr. Welles said only an hour ago he had no more than an even chance for his life.No Clue
For a moment Phoebe looked, with a bewildered air, from her mother to Mr Welles.
If we have lost Mr Welles, we have lost him; and we must try for some one else.
I should feel obliged to, Mr. Welles, and I should not feel unjust.A Philanthropist
- (George) Orson (ˈɔːs ə n). 1915–85, US film director, actor, producer, and screenwriter. His Citizen Kane (1941) and The Magnificent Ambersons (1942) are regarded as film classics
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