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Anais Nin
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Samuel Goldwyn
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Reported to have said at a top-level film conference about a scenario. As quoted in "A Treasury of Laughter: Consisting of Humerous Stories, Poems, Essays, Tall Tales, Jokes, Boners, Epigrams, Memorable Quips, and Devastating Crushers" (Simon and Schuster, 1946), p. 88


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A. D. Hope
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Born: July 21, 1907

Died: July 13, 2000 (aged 92)

Nationality: Australian

Bio: Alec Derwent Hope was an Australian poet and essayist known for his satirical slant. He was also a critic, teacher and academic.

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