:: Title :: Interview with Eddie Sanger about coming to Cornwall and the town's personality
:: Genre :: interview, spoken
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Lomax, Alan [vocal]
Sanger, Eddie [vocal]
Sanger, Marjorie [vocal]
:: Setting :: Unspecified
:: Location :: Padstow (Cornwall), Cornwall (United Kingdom)
:: Language :: English
:: Culture :: English, English Traveller
:: Session :: Padstow 4/53-58
:: Date :: 4/29-4/30, 1953
:: Reference Information :: T3336.0, Track 5 (00:01:59)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - Interviews with Eddie and Marjorie Sanger, a performing traveller couple who have been wandering through England and have arrived in Padstow for May Day. Lomax asks at one point why they're in town early, hence the assumed dates above. [Source: Editor]
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - Eddie Sanger asks his wife if she can remember where they stayed on the way down to Cornwall from Exeter - "in bullsheds and cowsheds!" she says. Lomax asks him why he came to Cornwall and Sanger explains the personality of Padstow's people - religiously inclined, "Do unto you as I'd like you to do unto me." [Source: Editor]
:: Collection :: England 1951-1958

 

 

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