Gwen John (Auth.)
*The Derbyshire Mumming Play of St. George and the Dragon; or as it is Sometimes Called The Pace Egg
1921, Vol.32, pp.181-193
*Full text of a play compiled from several version from the
North East Derbyshire colliery district, performed by Guisers
at Christmas 1921. the characters are: Old Fool/Old Bold Ben,
Father Christmas, Saint George/King George/King George of Paradise,
Slasher, Doctor, Black Prince of Paradise, King of Egypt,
Hector, Beelzebub, Slip Slop, and Devil Doubt/Little Chucker Out.
North East Derbyshire, Derbys.
*Full Text; Play; Compiled Text; Guisers; Christmas; Old Fool; Old Bold Ben; Father Christmas; Saint George; King George; King George of Paradise; Slasher; Doctor; Black Prince of Paradise; King of Egypt; Hector; Beelzebub; Slip Slop; Devil Doubt; Little Chucker Out; "St. George and the Dragon"; "The Pace Egg"
TDRG Archive, Ref. TD00790
* indicates data that has not yet been validated against the original source and/or has yet to be completely indexed.
Last Updated Mar 2005 by Peter Millington.