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Adlai Ewing
[ad-ley yoo-ing] /ˈæd leɪ ˈyu ɪŋ/ (Show IPA), 1835–1914, vice president of the U.S. 1893–97.
his grandson, Adlai E(wing) 1900–65, U.S. statesman and diplomat: ambassador to the U.N. 1960–65.
Andrew, 1784–1857, U.S. politician: Speaker of the House 1827–34.
Robert Louis (Robert Lewis Balfour) 1850–94, Scottish novelist, essayist, and poet.
Contemporary Examples

Ex-Prisoners Say Life Term Is Cruel for Teens, As Case Hits High Court Sandra McElwaine March 18, 2012
Knocking on Heaven’s Door: True Stories of Unexplained, Uncanny Experiences at the Hour of Death Patricia Pearson August 10, 2014
We Need Liberals Now! Leslie H. Gelb October 27, 2011
Must Read Novels: Ballard, Dybek, and Krasznahorkai Jacob Silverman, Malcolm Forbes, John McIntyre April 22, 2012
Chris Christie’s Gays & Guns Problem: What New Jersey Wants, the GOP Rejects David Freedlander March 28, 2013

Historical Examples

Robert Louis Stevenson Alexander H. Japp
The Pirate and The Three Cutters Frederick Marryat
The New Nation Frederic L. Paxson
Robert Louis Stevenson Margaret Moyes Black
The Iron Furrow George C. Shedd

noun
Adlai Ewing (ˈædleɪ ˈjuːɪŋ). 1900–68, US statesman: twice defeated as Democratic presidential candidate (1952; 1956); US delegate at the United Nations (1961–65)
Robert Louis (Balfour). 1850–94, Scottish writer: his novels include Treasure Island (1883), Kidnapped (1886), and The Master of Ballantrae (1889)

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