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Miss MARY BROUGH, as a charwoman, supplied a rare need with her richly-flavoured humour and its clipped sentences.
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Two Boston surgeons, Doctor John L. Ames and Doctor Davis D. Brough, want pay for their services in saving the life of Clarence V. T. Richeson, that he might die in the electric chair for the murder of Avis Linnell.
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On this occasion the Secretary was accompanied by Governor Brough of Ohio, whom I had never met, though he and my father had been old acquaintances.
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The last syllable, _bog,_ is obviously, therefore, a mere corruption of the Saxon _Burgh,_ which we find in the various transmutations of _Burgh, Burrow, Brough, Bruff, Buff,_ and _Boff,_ which last approaches very near the sound in question -since, supposing the word to have been originally _borgh,_ which is the genuine Saxon spelling, a slight change, such as modern organs too often make upon ancient sounds, will produce first _Bogh,_ and then, _elisa H,_ or compromising and sinking the guttural, agreeable to the common vernacular practice, you have either _Boff_ or _Bog_ as it happens.
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Without replying to the question, it may be said at once that "more" is excellently represented by Mr. ERIC LEWIS as a Duke, Mr. LIONEL BROUGH as a Landlord (by the way the Uncle of the Ant), and Mr. E.W. GARDEN as the Bill of the Play.
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Examples of Brough

Example #1
All the rest did themselves justice.
Example #2
Miss HELEN FERRERS was a shade more aristocratic than the aristocrat of stage tradition; and it was not the fault of Miss DOROTHY FANE (as her daughter, _Lady Folkington_) that she was required to behave incredibly in the presence of her inferiors.
Example #3
The surgeons have filed suit against the estate of Fred H. Seavey, who was sheriff at the time Richeson mutilated himself, and the doctors were called in.
Example #4
This is the second attempt to collect the bill which totals $710. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Example #5
Mr. Stanton dismissed the special train that had brought him to Indianapolis, and accompanied me to Louisville.
Example #6
Occasionally at night he would order the wires between the War Department and my headquarters to be connected, and we would hold a conversation for an hour or two.