Master Mummers - Tithby, Notts: Questionnaire from Mrs E.A.elkin and Mrs S.E.widdowson, 11/2/81 (I.T.Jones Collection (1981, E.A.Elkin & S.E.Widdowson - a))

I.T.Jones Collection (1981, E.A.Elkin & S.E.Widdowson - a)


Source:

Mrs. E. A. Elkin (Intermediary); Mrs. S. E. Widdowson (Inf.)
Tithby, Notts: Questionnaire from Mrs E.A.Elkin and Mrs S.E.Widdowson, 11/2/81
I.T.Jones Collection, Com. 11th Feb.1981, Ref.K13-1

Questionnaire received 11/2/81 from Mrs E.A.Elkin, secretary Hickling W.I. She reports that Mrs S.E.Widdowson, aged 76, remembers boys going out in Tithby around 1910 as plough boys on Plough Monday with coloured papers in their hats singing carols and wassailing.

Index Terms:

Locations: Tithby, Notts. (SK6936)
Years: Com. 1981; Perf. about 1910
Subjects: Questionnaire; Plough Monday; Singing; House Visiting
People: Mr. Idwal Tudor Jones (Col.)
Archives: TDRG Archive, Ref. TD00684;
I.T.Jones Collection, Ref.K13-1

Last Updated Oct 2004 by Idwal Jones.