William ('Wullie') Flint Frame et al. in Sam's Chop House, Glasgow - between the 1860's and in the beginning of the 1870's

from W.F. Frame Tells His Own Story, pages 30–31:

By the way, I have been referring to “free-and-easies”, which might be described as licensed singing saloons, with large and roomy flats provided with pianos and platforms. At that time, places of entertainment of this kind were very prevalent in Glasgow. “Free-and-easies” have long since ceased to exist, as the licensing authorities discouraged their continuance.

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W.F. Frame, W.F. Frame Tells His Own Story (Glasgow), p. 30–31. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1666606411995 accessed: 22 February, 2024

location of experience: Sam's Chop House, Glasgow


William ('Wullie') Flint Frame
apprentice engineer, boot polisher, entertainer of troops during WW1, milkman's helper […]

Listening to

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unspecified piano playing performed by Harry Gray

Experience Information

Date/Time between the 1860's and in the beginning of the 1870's
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by lcc5 on Mon, 24 Oct 2022 11:13:32 +0100
Approved on Wed, 02 Nov 2022 15:04:42 +0000