Bibliography of Nottinghamshire Folk Plays & Related Customs

M.W.Barley Collection (1950, G.Christian)

Garth Christian (Col.)
THE CHRISTMAS MUMMERS [Play from Underwood, Notts.]
M.W.Barley Collection, Col. Dec.1950, Ba P 1/35

Full text (126 lines) of a Christmas Mummers or Guisers play performed in Underwood, Notts., in 1950. The characters are; Bold Slasher, Father Christmas, St. George, Doctor, Cut-the-Dash, Little Johnny Jack, Oliver Cromwell, Beelzebub and Little Devil Doubt.

Index Terms:
Locations: Underwood, Notts. (SK4750)
Years: Perf. 1950
Subjects: Full Text; Christmas; Guisers; Play; Bold Slasher; Father Christmas; St. George; Doctor; Cut-the-Dash; Little Johnny Jack; Oliver Cromwell; Beelzebub; Little Devil Doubt; Mummers
People: Maurice Willmore Barley (Col.)
Archives: Ref.: TD00481

Indexed by Peter Millington. Last updated Jan.1992

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