Mrs. Dingley was the leading lady and her husband the utility man.
He was the one who was going to pose as secretary, valet or utility man to his future relative-in-law.
He joined the company in about the middle of that season in which I acted principally as utility man.
Then there is the comment of Patrick, our neighbor's utility man: "They know the char-acter you've made with that gun."
“You young gents know wot I mean,” answered the utility man.