Go to the head of the class if suitcases came to mind from reading the name of the parishioner. Why Bellairs chose this American luggage manufacturer and retailer, founded in Denver in 1910, is beyond us. One of the initial suitcases was named after the Biblical Samson, which became the trademark name in 1941.
For what it's worth, if anything, this person's initials share the Christogram denoting the first three letters of the Greek name of Jesus IHS (or ΙΗΣ, for IHSOVS).
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Father Burgerbitz • Modine Clapp • Mrs. L. S. D. • Benozzo Gozzoli • M. Fiorello • Gertie Frem • Mrs. A. M. • Aunt Min • Mrs. Annie Rugg • I. H. Samsonite • Purina Sansfoy • Septa Tanqueray • Becky May Tipover • Mr. Arthur "Dutch" Wolohan