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Snickerton

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Muggle tailor in fifteenth-century London, and the rival of Delfina Crimp.

Snickerton infiltrated Crimp’s shop and spied on her using magic at night, and then exposed her as a witch.  Crimp escaped, and henceforth, any clothing Snickerton produced was shredded to ribbons overnight.  He died insane, believing himself to be pursued by invisible giant scissors.

Snickerton
Gender Male
Species / Race muggle
Blood Status Muggle
Profession Tailor
First Introduced BoS

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Etymology

"Snicker" means to laugh at, a reference to Snickerton becoming a joke.

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