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date: 07 December 2019

Woddis, Roger [formerly Nehemiah Salem]locked

(1917–1993)
  • Philip Howard

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Woddis, Roger [formerly Nehemiah Salem] (1917–1993), poet and satirist, was born on 18 May 1917 at 112 Addison Way, Golders Green, north London, the son of Moses Jacob Woddis, a Polish Jew and an English teacher, and his wife, Leah, née Marcus...

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