Master Mummers - The Christmas Mummers (M.W.Barley Collection (1950, G.Christian))

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


Source:

Garth Christian (Col.)
THE CHRISTMAS MUMMERS [Play from Underwood, Notts.]
M.W.Barley Collection, Col. Dec.1950, Ref.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: TDRG Archive, Ref. TD00481

Last Updated Jan 1992 by Peter Millington.