Jeeves


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Jeeves

manservant who frequently rescues his master. [Br. Lit.: novels of P. G. Wodehouse; Espy, 337]
See: Butler

Jeeves

stereotypical English valet of Wodehouse stories. [Brit. Lit.: NCE, 2997]
See: Servant
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Wodehouse, opening the fourth of his 10 short stories as Bertie Wooster in Carry on, Jeeves, wrote: "The thing, you see, is that Jeeves is so dashed competent.
Named Jeeves by his wife Carolyn, who died eight months ago, the pet was bred from his son Darren's dog.
Billy Jeeves, 28, was with Henry Vincent, 37, on the night that he was killed in the home of Richard Osborn-Brooks, 78.
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AFTER conquering the West End, including a 2014 Olivier Award for Best Comedy, PG Wodehouse's iconic pairing Jeeves & Wooster bring their trademark humour to Cardiff on Tuesday, June 9 to Saturday, June 13.
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Golden Globe winner and seven-time Emmy nominee Hugh Laurie (also known for his role in "House") plays the hapless aristocrat Bertie Wooster, and BAFTA award nominee Stephen Fry (known for his role in "Gosford Park") plays Wooster's hyper-competent valet Jeeves in this DVD adaptation of the hilarious comedy-novels of P.G.
The next case in "Supernatural" Season 10, episode 6 titled "Ask Jeeves" is going to be a personal one for the Winchesters because it involves former hunter and close family friend, Bobby Singer (Jim Beaver).
Among Warwickshire players killed was fast bowler Percy Jeeves who was the inspiration for the PG Wodehouse character of the same name and died on the Somme.
Percy Jeeves, cricket's 'greatest all-rounder' who clean Percy Jeeves, cricket's 'greatest all-rounder' who clean bowled Jack Hobbs in his last game before going to war Percy Jeeves Another promising sportsman cut oin his prime was Warwickshire cricketer Percy Jeeves, who took 106 wickets in his rst full season for the county.