Bob Davenport English Folk Music Collection
Sam Sherry interview, part 09
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2CDR0010826 (copy of C1047/12)
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Bob Davenport Archive
Unknown location (possibly Sam Sherry's home), Lancashire, England, UK
Sherry, Sam, 1912-2001 (speaker, male)
Tchalenko, John (speaker, male)
197/1: talks about his family; comes from a line of music hall performers; his brothers who used to do a clog dance act before going into the army during WW1; brothers toured all over the world; his sisters who were also on the halls (as The Sherreena Sisters)
Item notes: Recorded for the film "The Boldon Lad: aspects of traditional music in working class Britain", directed by John Tchalenko (1980). Recording notes: Recorded with 50Hz crystal neopilot track (not audible on playback copy).