"Andrew Blodgett Mayfair is the full, real name of the person directly above.
In addition to that, he has the title of lieutenant colonel, with an enviable
record in duty overseas. The name didn't fit the man, so his companions
changed it for him. He was called Monk. But, though he is physically a human
gorilla, Monk is one of the most intelligent chemists in the world. His
knowledge of gases and explosives served more than once to extricate his
pals from perilous situations."
Monk's pet pig, Habeas Corpus