Hamilton Corbett et al. in Campsie - in the beginning of the 1870's

from W.F. Frame Tells His Own Story, page 35:

In those times “Fast” days were not feast days as now. On a “Fast” day, one had either to go to the kirk, or keep to the house; and woe betide the man who, on such a day, ventured forth with even the semblance of a smile on his face. Those were the days of blind bigotry…   more >>

cite as

W.F. Frame, W.F. Frame Tells His Own Story (Glasgow), p. 35. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1666609440064 accessed: 14 June, 2024

location of experience: Campsie


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

Listening to

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comic songs performed by competitors
unspecified music hall songs performed by Hamilton Corbett, W.F. Frame

Experience Information

Date/Time 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 12:04:00 +0100
Approved on Wed, 02 Nov 2022 15:15:39 +0000