Nottinghamshire Countryside (1959/60)
Editorial [and] COMPETITION ENTRY FORM: Essay on "Memories of a Villager"]
Winter 1959/1960, Vol.20, No.4, pp.6,10
Requirements and entry form for the Notts. Local History Council
competition "Memories of a Villager", the aim of which was to gather a much
factual information of happenings in villages as possible. A list of suitable
topics included "local customs, sports and games". One sentence reads;
"Material about special festivals and feasts - and especially about Plough
Monday plays - will be particularly welcome." As a result, many entries
mentioned Plough Monday. See A.Cossens (1962) and O.P.Scott (1960/61).
Essay Competition; Plough Monday
Nottinghamshire Local History Council (Organiser)
TDRG Archive, Ref. TD00141
Last Updated Feb 1992 by Idwal Jones.