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Tenby Guisers' Play - 1857
Boys' play from Dundalk - 1915

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1. here comes i old father christmas christmas or not  
2. i hope old father christmas will never be forgot  
3. a room make room here gallant boys and give us room to rhyme rim rhu gallant boys give us room to rhyme
4. we ve come to show activity upon a christmas time we are going to show some activity coming on to christmas time
5. acting youth or acting age the night is young and an act is old
6. the like was never acted on this stage and an act that was never acted on a stage before
7. if you don t believe what i now say 1. and if you don t believe me and give in to what i say
2. and if you don t believe what and give in to what i say
8. enter saint george and clear the way enter in prince george and he ll clear the way
9. here comes i saint george the valiant man  
10. with naked sword and spear in hand  
11. who fought the dragon and brought him to the slaughter  
12. and for this won the king of egypt s daughter  
13. what man or mortal will dare to stand  
14. before me with my sword in hand  
15. i ll slay him and cut him as small as flies  
16. and send him to jamaica to make mince pies  
17. here comes i a turkish knight  
18. in turkish land i learned to fight  
19. i ll fight saint george with courage bold  
20. and if his blood s hot will make it cold  
21. if thou art a turkish knight draw out thy sword and let us fight  
22. ladies and gentlemen you ve seen what i ve done  
23. i ve cut this turk down like the evening sun  
24. is there any doctor that can be found a doctor a doctor any doctor to be found
25. to cure this knight of his deadly wound to cure this man of his deep and deadly wound
26. here comes i a doctor  
27. a ten pound doctor  
28. i ve a little bottle in my pocket called hokum skokum alicompagne compogus compogus paddy come and play
29. i ll touch his eyes nose mouth and chin  
30. and say rise dead man and he ll fight again get up dead man and fight your battle again
31. here am i saint george with shining armour bright  
32. i am a famous champion also a worthy knight  
33. seven long years in a close cave was kept  
34. and out of that into a prison leaped  
35. from out of that into a rock of stones  
36. there i laid down my grievous bones  
37. many a giant did i subdue  
38. and run a fiery dragon through  
39. i fought the man of tillotree  
40. and still will gain the victory  
41. first then i fought in france second i fought in spain  
42. thirdly i came to tenby to fight the turk again  
43. here comes i oliver cromwell as you may suppose here comes i sir oliver cromwell
44. many nations have i conquered with my copper nose 1. i have conquered many nations
2. with my large and copper nose
45. i made the french to tremble and the spanish for to quake i made the frenchman for to tremble and the germans for to quake
46. i fought the jolly dutchman and made their hearts to ache i bet the jolly dutchman coming home from he wake
47. in comes i beelzebub here comes i beelzebub
48. and under my arm i carry a club and on my shoulder i carry my club
49. under my chin i carry a pan and in my hand a dripping pan
50. don t i look a nice young man  
51. ladies and gentlemen our story is ended  
52. our money box is recommended  
53. five or six shillings will not do us harm  
54. silver or copper or gold if you can  
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