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Lady Wingham Bassett
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Lady Wingham Bassett, the well-known big-game hunter and explorer, Amelia's mother in Strychnine in the Soup. A formidable female variety of the Wallace Beery type, uses a tortoise-shell lorgnette and smokes cigars. Wants her daughter to marry Lester Mapledurham.

Source: Daniel H. Garrison. Who's Who in Wodehouse
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