Bibliography of Nottinghamshire Folk Plays & Related Customs

I.T.Jones Collection (1981, B.Stockdale & L.Simpson)

Source:
Mr. Bernard Stockdale (Inf.); Miss L. Simpson (Intermediary)
Cuckney, Notts: Text of Cuckney play (Mr Bernard Stockdale) from Miss Simpson
I.T.Jones Collection, Communicated 25th Eeb.1981, Ref.K6-4

Text of play sent with letter from Miss Simpson (TD00652) reported to be from the recollections of Mr Bernard Stockdale of mummers in Cuckney. It states that this is a Christmas village show of boys in the late 1800's and early 1900's. Characters are Don, Black Prince, Bold Slasher, The Old Lady and The Doctor. 48 lines of text.

Index Terms:
Locations: Cuckney, Notts. (SK5671)
Years: Com. 1981; Perf. late 1800s to early 1900s
Subjects: Play; Text; Christmas; Don; Black Prince; Bold Slasher; Old Lady; Doctor
People: Mr. Idwal Tudor Jones (Col.)
Archives: Ref.: TD00653; I.T.Jones Collection, Ref.K6-4

Indexed by Idwal Jones. Last updated Oct.2004

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