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Beverly, born 1916, U.S. author.
Contemporary Examples

Cleary checked with another neighbor to ask if it was true, and was told, “Absolutely not.”
The Myth of the Central Park Five Edward Conlon October 18, 2014

Historical Examples

“Don’t ask what it is,” said Cleary, as he gulped down his rations.
Captain Jinks, Hero Ernest Crosby

“Blast that long-horned steer,” Cleary, the assistant foreman, cried.
The Blue and The Gray A. R. White

Cleary remarked that they “would put the laugh on the other side of their mouths in a day or two.”
Assassination of Lincoln: a History of the Great Conspiracy Thomas Mealey Harris

I had heard that Cleary was sensitive about having no advanced degree.
The Trouble with Telstar John Berryman

Meanwhile Cleary had been conversing with the brave young lieutenant at his side and the reverend gentlemen beyond him.
Captain Jinks, Hero Ernest Crosby

Cleary wagged his hairy old paw to the chair beside his desk.
The Trouble with Telstar John Berryman

I have just asked Mrs. Cleary to look after Masie and she has promised she will.
Felix O’Day F. Hopkinson Smith

“And the promotion this will undoubtedly earn—if you can bring it off,” Cleary added.
The Trouble with Telstar John Berryman

That was all, just the date, because Cleary was itching to take me to see a man.
The Trouble with Telstar John Berryman


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