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In the short story The Case of the City Clerk, Hooper is a subordinate of Lucas Bonnington who was responsible for ensuring that the plans of a gun invented by Professor Peterfield were safely delivered to Geneva. Bonnington suspected that Hooper was "crooked" and events proved him right as Hooper was secretly supplying information to a gang which was bent on obtaining the plans of the gun.

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