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The prodigal son

Lewis, Mostyn (singer, male / speaker, male) ^A260447
1954-02-25 or 1954-02-27

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  • Title:
    The prodigal son
  • Contributor: Lewis, Mostyn (singer, male / speaker, male); Kennedy, Peter, (sound recordist)
  • Subjects: Wales ^A12722; Welsh ^A12775; Folk songs ^A252239
  • Language: Welsh
    English
  • Place Name: Gresham, near Wrexham, Wales, UK
  • Notes:
    Recording date: 1954-02-25 or 1954-02-27
    Collection title: Peter Kennedy Collection ^A230788
    Duration: 1 min. 24 sec.
    Item notes: Recording location taken from Reg Hall's annotated discography of Peter Kennedy recordings https://www.vwml.org/images/VWMLASSETS/PDFs/peter-kennedy-discog raphy.pdf
    Item notes: Recording date specified as 1954-02-27 in Reg Hall's discography and 1954-02-25 in Peter Kennedy's report to Marie Slocombe at the BBC: http://www.peterkennedyarchive.org. Impossible to verify which one is correct.
    Performance notes: Introduced by Dr. Lewis as having been collected by his mother from Mrs. Jane Williams 'an old lady of nearly 90 who was bedridden in the infirmary at Holywell'.

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