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- Real Name: michael scuffil
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He was nicknamed The Wop, but I've no idea why.
There were a few, but not many, masters who never took their Oxford or Cambridge M.A., presumably because they regarded it (rightly**) as a piece of vain frippery. Another was Fish Edwards. Though I couldn't stand the man, vanity was not one of his faults.
*who has at the time of writing outlived him by 53 years (!).
**sez he, who has one.