Ordish Papers : Dorset



DORSET

1.

Mumming - Beaminster - General note on half handwritten sheet from Somerset and Dorset Notes and Queries Vol. VIII, p.80.

2.

Characters - Two versions handwritten note taken from Notes & Queries 5 Ser II 505 gives reference to Brands Pop. Antiquities I 250.

3.

Christmas Mummers - Printed copy of a reading by J.S. Udal on 13th April 1880 giving text of two performances and discussion after quoting various publications on mummers. 30 Pasted sheets.

4.

Dorset Mummers - Handwritten copy in exercise book form of reading of first play by J.S. Udal in item 3.

5.

Dorset Mummers - handwritten text in 5 small pages from "Little Folks", Vol.9 N.S. (Jan. 1879).

6.

Personating Animals - Melbury Osmond. A text taken from Poenitentiale, Theodore Archbp Cantab (cap XXVII) Kemble Saxons in England 1876, Vol.1, p.525, handwritten on half sheets.

7.

The Ooser - Melcome Regis - Article copied from Berses' Sufferings of Quakers 1753, Vol.1, p.165, Notes & Queries, Vol.VIII, p.231 handwritten half sheet.

8.

The Ooser - Melcome Regis - Description taken from Notes & Queries VII, p.289. Photograph mentioned not included, handwritten half sheet.

9.

Christmas - Moreton - General account, extract from "The Journal of Mary Frampton 1779-1846 (Sampson Low 1885) pp.365-6 (1830) handwritten on half sheet.

10.

Mummers - Definition by W. Barnes taken from Glossary of the Dorset Dialect, p.83 (1886) handwritten on half sheet.

11.

Mummers - extended version of item 10 handwritten half sheet.

12.

Mummers - Egdon Heath - T. Hardy's account from "The Return of the Native" Notes and Queries 5 SER X p. 484. Handwritten note on 1 sheets.

13.

Return of the Native - Comments by John Pickford M.A. on Notes and Queries 10 S VII, p.5, 26.1.07 handwritten half sheet.

14.

Thomas Hardy - Six printed sheets taken from an unknown publication on Real Conversations with William Archer.

15.

Christmas Mummers in West Dorset - Letter from J.S. Udal to Ordish enclosing six printed pages from Somerset & Dorset Notes & Queries.

16.

Christmas Play - Text handwritten on 15 foolscap sheets from Miss Alice Colfax, Westmead, Bridport.

17.

Christmas Play - Typewritten copy of the above (item 16) 20 sheets.

18.

Duplicate of item 17.

19-20.

Christmas Play - duplicate of parts of item 17 in 6 typewritten pages each.

21.

Christmas Party - Handwritten copy of 19-20 in thirteen half sheets.


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