Minnie Frisby in Bromsgrove - at the end of the 1890's
from Memories: Minnie Frisby, pages II:9:
I remember the various theatrical companies that used to come and the plays, also Dysons Gypsy Choir and Christie Minstrals..I remember one particular play called the “Lady Slavey” and I think I have a song now that was first sung in that play, called—“In Friendships Name”, - a beautiful song, I remember the words perfectly today; ah, … more >>
Minnie Frisby, Memories: Minnie Frisby. In Brunel Library The Burnett Archive of Working Class Autobiographies, number 1:250, p. II:9. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1532157430780 accessed: 22 May, 2022
Listening tohide composers
'The Golden Wedding'
written by Charles Godfrey
|'In Friendship's Name'|
|Date/Time||at the end of the 1890's|
The song ‘Happy Friendship’, attributed to Scottish poet Robert Burns, includes the line ‘Raise a sang [song] in friendship’s name’.