Hilda Fowler in Cheltenham - December, the 1890's
from Look after the little ones, pages 4-5:
Outside the house near the corner of the Street the Band also played at Christmas.
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Hilda Fowler, Look after the little ones. In Brunel University Burnett Archive of Working Class Autobiographies, number 1:243, p. 4-5. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1528629877061 accessed: 25 September, 2023
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'The Mistletoe Bough'
written by Sir Henry Bishop, T. H. Bayley
|performed by unknown performers|
|Date/Time||December, the 1890's|
|Listening Environment||in the company of others, in private, indoors|
Based on a ghost story, the song ‘The Mistletoe Bough’ was a Christmas-time favourite in English households from the mid-nineteenth century.