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Catherine (Shober) Drinker
[shoh-ber dring-ker] /ˈʃoʊ bər ˈdrɪŋ kər/ (Show IPA), 1897–1973, U.S. biographer and essayist.
Elizabeth (Dorothea Cole) 1899–1973, Anglo-Irish novelist and short-story writer.
Contemporary Examples

Fixing a Dysfunctional Family: Congress Gene Robinson November 8, 2014
Iraq Audit Warns of ‘Bottomless Pit’ Aram Roston October 23, 2011
Iraq Audit Warns of ‘Bottomless Pit’ Aram Roston October 23, 2011
My All-Too-Brief Acting Career Howard Kurtz July 4, 2011
The Skinny on ‘Modern Family’ Cast’s Hollywood Weight Makeover Maria Elena Fernandez November 18, 2012

Historical Examples

Indian Summer William D. Howells
The Voyage of the Aurora Harry Collingwood
In Quest of Gold Alfred St. Johnston
The Voyage of the Aurora Harry Collingwood
Indian Summer William D. Howells

Elizabeth (Dorothea Cole). 1899–1973, British novelist and short-story writer, born in Ireland. Her novels include The Death of the Heart (1938) and The Heat of the Day (1949)


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