Here’s a treat: Marie Lloyd’s My Old Man Said Follow the Van, written in 1919 by Fred W. Leigh and Charles Collins, in this utterly wonderful performance by Jessie Wallace. Although humorous, the song (according to its Wikipedia entry): reflects […]
The Radio Days popular music and social history project covers the years from around 1870 to around 1939. So I was delighted to find this “photographic remembrance of British working class life 1875-1950”. Just a pure pleasure to thumb through […]
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