irvin shrewsbury cobb

Cobb

[kob]
noun
1.
Howell [hou-uhl] , 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-ruhs] , ("the Georgia Peach") 1886–1961, U.S. baseball player.
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irvin shrewsbury cobb

U.S. journalist and humorist best known for his colloquial handling of familiar situations with ironical, penetrating humour

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