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Odd Jobs: 15 Professions With Strange and Wonderful Names

Historical employment records are full of fantastic job titles that don’t often show up in today’s classifieds. Here are 15 professions with very interesting names. 1. Catchpole. A catchpole rounded up delinquent debtors. Imagine a cross between Dog the Bounty Hunter and a really smarmy collections agent. 2. Hayward. An officer in charge of fences and hedges. [...]