E.Sutton (1913)


Edward Sutton (Auth.)
*"MORRISING" IN NORTH NOTTS [Christmas play from East Retford]
*Nottinghamshire Guardian, 13th Dec.1913

The full text (71 line) of a Christmas Morrising play from East Retford, Notts., from about 1845 to 1850. The play, known as a "Morris", had the characters; Herald [introducer], St. George, Hero/Turk, Doctor and a number of unspecified "attendants".

Index Terms:

Locations: East Retford, Notts. (SK7080)
Years: *Publ. 1913; Perf. 1845 to 1850
Subjects: Full Text; Play; Christmas; Morrising; Morris; Herald; Introducer; St. George; Hero; Turk; Doctor
Archives: TDRG Archive, Ref. TD00246;
W.E.Doubleday Scrapbook, Vol.VI, p.199;;
Local Notes & Queries Scrapbook, 1908-1918

* indicates data that has not yet been validated against the original source and/or has yet to be completely indexed.

Last Updated Mar 1990 by Peter Millington.