Hughes

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Hughes

1. Howard. 1905--76, US industrialist, aviator, and film producer. He became a total recluse during the last years of his life
2. (James Mercer) Langston. 1902--67, US Black poet and writer. His collections include The Weary Blues (1926) and The Panther and the Lash (1967)
3. Richard (Arthur Warren). 1900--76, British novelist. He wrote A High Wind in Jamaica (1929), In Hazard (1938), and The Fox in the Attic (1961)
4. Robert (Studley Forrest). born 1938, Australian art critic, writer, and broadcaster; his work includes the television series The Shock of the New (1981) and the book The Culture of Complaint (1993)
5. Ted, full name Edward James Hughes. 1930--98, British poet: his works include The Hawk in the Rain (1957), Crow (1970), and Birthday Letters (1998). Poet laureate (1984--98)
6. Thomas. 1822--96, British novelist; author of Tom Brown's Schooldays (1857)
7. William Morris. 1864--1952, Australian statesman, born in England: prime minister of Australia (1915--23)