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Travers
   is a character in   
Henry IV, Part II
Retainer of Northumberland
William Ramsay and Morris Travers
   discovered   
Krypton
It was discovered in 1898. Ramsay would go on to win the Nobel for his discoveries of a series of noble gases, including krypton.
P.L. Travers
   wrote the book adapted for the film   
Mary Poppins (1965)
Won 5 Oscars including Best Actress and Best Music. Starred Julie Andrews and Dick Van Dyke.
Across
   in French is   
En Travers
P. L Travers
   wrote   
Mary Poppins
Published in 1934
Malmsteen, Vai, Satriana, Trower, Travers
   are all   
Talented Electric Guitarists
And of course Eddie Van Halen & Jimmy Page & Eric Clapton
Boom Boom Out Go the Lights, Crash & Burn, Snortin’ Whiskey
   are all   
Songs by Pat Travers Band
Great Rock band out of Canada - popular in the early 1980's - Pat Travers can shred a screaming guitar solo!!
Clarence
   featured the character   
Jane Travers
Played by Josephine Tewson
The Belstone Fox (1973)
   starred   
Eric Porter, Jeremy Kemp and Bill Travers
Director: James Hill. Also starred Rachel Roberts, Heather Wright & Dennis Waterman
The Bells of St. Mary's (1945)
   starred   
Bing Crosby, Ingrid Bergman and Henry Travers
Director: Leo McCarey
It's a Wonderful Life (1946)
   starred   
James Stewart, Donna Reed and Henry Travers
Director: Frank Capra
Inspector Hornleigh on Holiday (1939)
   starred   
Gordon Harker, Alastair Sim and Linden Travers
Director: Walter Forde. Also starred Wally Patch, Edward Chapman & Philip Leaver
Two Living, One Dead (1961)
   starred   
Virginia McKenna, Bill Travers and Patrick McGoohan
Director: Anthony Asquith. Also starred Alf Kjellin, Dorothy Alison & Noel Willman
Footsteps in the Fog (1955)
   starred   
Stewart Granger, Jean Simmons and Bill Travers
Director: Arthur Lubin. Also starred Finlay Currie, Ronald Squire & Belinda Lee. Plot: To his Victorian London friends, Stephen Lowry (Granger) is a heartbroken widower. Only his housemaid Lily (Simmons) knows that far from dying of gastroenteritis his wife was slowly poisoned by her husband...
Geordie (1955)
   starred   
Alastair Sim, Bill Travers and Norah Gorsen
Director: Frank Launder. Also starred Molly Urquhart, Francis De Wolff & Jack Radcliffe. Plot: Geordie is a Scots lad sent to the Melbourne Olympics to represent Britain in Hammer-Throwing. He insists on wearing his kilt...
The Smallest Show on Earth (1957)
   starred   
Virginia McKenna, Bill Travers and Margaret Rutherford
Director: Basil Dearden. Also starred Peter Sellers, Bernard Miles & Francis De Wolff. Plot: A young couple inherits a debt-ridden old movie theater, appropriately nicknamed "The Flea Pit," and the three eccentric senior citizens who work there
Born Free (1966)
   starred   
Virginia McKenna, Bill Travers and Geoffrey Keen
Director: James Hill. Also starred Peter Lukoye, Omar Chambati & Bill Godden. Plot: Joy Adamson (McKenna) and her husband, Kenya game warden George Adamson (Travers), raise Elsa, a lion cub. When Elsa approaches maturity, Joy determines she must re-educate Elsa to living in the wild so that the lioness can return to a free life. Won 2 Oscars
Travers De Porc
   is the French for   
Spare Ribs
It's a Wonderful Life (1946)
   starred   
James Stewart, Donna Reed and Henry Travers
IMDB rating 8.6/10. Director: Frank Capra. 4 Oscar nominations. National Film Preservation Board, USA 'National Film Registry Award' 1990.
Shadow of a Doubt (1943)
   starred   
Teresa Wright, Joseph Cotton, Macdonald Carey, and Henry Travers
U. S. Marshall John Travers
   was played by John Wayne in   
The Star Packer (1934)
Mary Travers
   was a   
Musician
Mary of the popular 60's group, Peter, Paul and Mary
P.L. Travers
   wrote the book adapted for the film   
Mary Poppins (1965)
Won 5 Oscars including Best Actress and Best Music. Starred Julie Andrews and Dick Van Dyke.
Ralph Plaisted
   was/were the first   
To Succeed in a Surface Traverse Across the Ice to the North Pole
1968
The Bridal Path (1959)
   starred   
Bill Travers, George Cole and Bernadette O'Farrell
Director: Frank Launder. Also starred Duncan Macrae, Alex Mackenzie & Patricia Bredin
Through
   in Italian is   
Attraverso
Wave
   means   
A Disturbance Traversing a Medium
Such as water or sound waves
Thomas Pynchon
   created the character   
Frank Traverse
Against the Day
1851
      
Treaty of Traverse Des Sioux
Between the United States government and the Sioux Indians of Minnesota.
James Agee, Rex Reed, Peter Travers, Gene Siskel
   are all   
Film Critics
Also Siskel’s partner for many years, Roger Ebert of course
The Poor Little Rich Girl (1917)
   starrred   
Mary Pickford, Madlaine Traverse and Charles Wellesley
Director: Maurice Tourneur. Also starred Gladys Fairbanks, Frank McGlynn sr., Emile La Croix and Marcia Harris. Comedy/drama. Gwen's family is rich, but her parents ignore her and most of the servants push her around, so she is lonely and unhappy...
No Orchids for Miss Blandish (1948)
   starred   
Linden Travers, Jack La Rue and Walter Crisham
Director: St. John Legh Clowes. Also starred MacDonald Parke, Lilli Molnar & Danny Green






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