Wodehouse Jute Pun

In PG Wodehouse’s “Leave It To Jeeves”, one of the stories is about
Bruce “Corky” Corcoran, who desperately wants to avoid working in his
uncle’s jute factory.

The hideous pun? The scientific genus for jute is “Corchorus”, very
similar to Bruce’s last name!

What’s really strange is that googling ‘”Corcoran” “Corchorus”
“wodehouse”‘ yields no relevant results:


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