Once you leave nuts and bolts and bore and stroke, you do have a time with spelling, don’t you?
The gunmaker doesn’t spell it PURDY, you know, but PURDEY. James Purdey & Sons, 57 South Audley Street, W.1.
Wilton, Connecticut. Ken W. Purdy.
[So you are still at me, Mr. Purdy! But, you see, in the matter under discussion the venom was fired not from a Purdey rifle but from the big-gun of a Mr. Purdy.—Ed.]