Cobb, Irvin S(hrewsbury)

 (1876–1944) American journalist and humorist.

Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors. 2013.

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  • Cobb — /kob/, n. 1. Howell /how euhl/, 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) /tuy reuhs/, ( the Georgia Peach ), 1886 1961, U.S. baseball player. * * * (as… …   Universalium

  • cobb — variant of cob * * * /kob/, n. 1. Howell /how euhl/, 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) /tuy reuhs/, ( the Georgia Peach ), 1886 1961, U.S.… …   Useful english dictionary

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