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(Vaughan Williams: Hugh the Drover). Bass‐bar. The wealthy butcher who is to marry Mary as her father wishes. He fights the drover Hugh for her hand and when he loses accuses Hugh of being a French spy. He is press‐ganged into the army. Created (1924) by Gavin Gordon‐Brown.

Subjects: Opera.

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