in Hurstpierpoint

from Letter from Henry Webb Chief Justice of Tanganyika 1939-45:

Sir, On Saturday I listened to the item in your programme called “Those were the Days” – a selection of Dance Music of 1911, or thereabouts. Here, for what you may think them worth, are my criticisms. I can well remember the wealth of attractive times from which, at that time, one had to choose: the Strauss and Waldteufel waltzes, and those from the Merry Widow, The Dollar princess, Veronique, The Maid of the Mountains – to mention just those that occur to me. Your selection contained one item – a Valse-cotillon –which includes “Gold & Silver” and a couple of other good …   more >>
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Letter from Henry Webb Chief Justice of Tanganyika 1939-45. accessed: 3 March, 2024

location of experience: Hurstpierpoint

Experience Information

Medium broadcast
Listening Environment in private, indoors, solitary

Originally submitted by Ivan Hewett on Mon, 09 Sep 2013 18:28:15 +0100