Bibliography of Nottinghamshire Folk Plays & Related Customs

Haggs Farm Preservation Society Newsletter (1993b)

Source:
[Anon. (Auth.)]
MORE ON THE GUISERS: (ARTICLE IN "COUNTRY LIFE" 6 DECEMBER 1965) [Underwood, Notts.]
Haggs Farm Preservation Society Newsletter, Jun.1993, No.12, p.11

Partial reprint from Country Life (1965) - brief general article bemoaning the demise of Christmas mummers' plays - [TD00557]. Four lines are given, and it is mentioned that the side recorded by the B.B.C. in 1949 finished a year or two later. St. George, the Turkish Knight and a Doctor are mentioned.

[The date quoted in the title is incorrect. It should be 16th Dec.1965.]

Index Terms:
Locations: Underwood, Notts. (SK4750)
Years: Publ. 1965; Publ. 1993; Col. 1949; Ceased about 1951
Subjects: Christmas; Mummers' Plays; Text Fragments; Radio Broadcast; B.B.C. (1949); St. George; Turkish Knight; Doctor; Country Life (1965)
Archives: Ref.: TD00551

Indexed by Peter Millington. Last updated Oct.1994

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