W. E. D. (Auth.)Index Terms:
Local traditions and the story of Christmas
*Nottinghamshire Guardian, *27th Dec.1958
Article quotes W.Howitt (1838) and other Christmas customs.
"Yet, by survival or revival, guising (mumming) is popular around Norwell and at Weston-on-Trent today, or was until a few years ago; the Plough Monday play has been resuscitated at Tollerton and other villages..."
Locations: Norwell, Notts. (SK7761); Weston-on-Trent, Notts. (SK4027); Tollerton, Notts. (SK6134) Years: Publ. 1958 Subjects: Play; Plough Bullocking; Guising; Mumming; Plough Monday; Christmas; Howitt,W. (1834) People: William Elliott Doubleday (Auth.) Archives: Ref.: TD00037; Local Notes & Queries Scrapbook, 1945-59, p.291