Collyers (people and cats) people and cats

Max and Felix
Sapphire and Jewel

Collyers around the world, owned by our relatives in rural Manitoba.
A college in England run by people who are presumably distant relatives.

Collyers in the classics

Mention in Shakespeare; he also confused Collyers (Huguenots from Belgium via England, at least in Geoff's line) with Colliers (Irish coal-miners).

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