Master Mummers - Editorial (Nottinghamshire Countryside (1959/60))

Nottinghamshire Countryside (1959/60)


Source:

[Anon.] (Auth.)
Editorial [and] COMPETITION ENTRY FORM: Essay on "Memories of a Villager"]
Nottinghamshire Countryside, 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).

Index Terms:

Locations: Notts.
Years: Publ. 1959/1960
Subjects: Essay Competition; Plough Monday
People: Nottinghamshire Local History Council (Organiser)
Archives: TDRG Archive, Ref. TD00141

Last Updated Feb 1992 by Idwal Jones.