George and Margaret

Reading experience

?itemComments

George and Margaret

Reading experience
Identifer:
ukred-31646

Evidence

[The first two pages of these minutes (pp. 103–4) are missing from the scans. They will have begun: ‘Meeting held at 39 Eastern Avenue 31st May 1941 &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;A. B. Dilks in the chair’]<br/> [...]<br/> 4. We adjourned for refreshment.<br/> <br/> 5. The evening was devoted to a reading of “George and Margaret” by Gerald Savory. The Star performance was undoubtedly Edith Smith as Beer, the dumb domestic. The other players being:<br/> Gladys ... Margaret Dilks<br/> Malcolm ... Howard Smith<br/> Alice ... Muriel Stevens<br/> Dudley ... Roger Moore and/or Knox Taylor<br/> Frankie ... Isabel Taylor<br/> Claude ... Bruce Dilks<br/> Roger ... Frank Pollard<br/>"

Source


Text being read

EuRED : text status
TST4
EuRED : text form
TFO02
EuRED : text provenance
TPR215

Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Smith, Howard
Aged 81 [Experience in 1941, born in 1860]

Details of the reading experience

Date of Reading Experience
July 14 1941
Time of Reading Experience
EuRED : experience type
EXT111
EuRED : experience frequency
EXF2
Place of reading experience
England
EuRED : emotions
EuRED : intensity
EuRED : environment
EuRED : lighting
EuRED : testimony
EuRED : reliability
Notes
Material by kind permission of the XII Book Club. For further information and permission to quote this source, contact the Reading Experience Database (http://www.open.ac.uk/Arts/reading/contacts.php).

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Related place
England
Related people
Smith, Howard
Related place
England
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Gladys ... Margaret Dilks&lt;br/&gt;
Malcolm ... Howard Smith&lt;br/&gt;
Alice ... Muriel Stevens&lt;br/&gt;
Dudley ... Roger Moore and/or Knox Taylor&lt;br/&gt;
Frankie ... Isabel Taylor&lt;br/&gt;
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Roger ... Frank Pollard&lt;br/&gt;"</ptr>
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George and Margaret

Reading experience
Identifer:
ukred-31646

Evidence

[The first two pages of these minutes (pp. 103–4) are missing from the scans. They will have begun: ‘Meeting held at 39 Eastern Avenue 31st May 1941 &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;A. B. Dilks in the chair’]<br/> [...]<br/> 4. We adjourned for refreshment.<br/> <br/> 5. The evening was devoted to a reading of “George and Margaret” by Gerald Savory. The Star performance was undoubtedly Edith Smith as Beer, the dumb domestic. The other players being:<br/> Gladys ... Margaret Dilks<br/> Malcolm ... Howard Smith<br/> Alice ... Muriel Stevens<br/> Dudley ... Roger Moore and/or Knox Taylor<br/> Frankie ... Isabel Taylor<br/> Claude ... Bruce Dilks<br/> Roger ... Frank Pollard<br/>"

Source


Text being read

EuRED : text status
TST4
EuRED : text form
TFO02
EuRED : text provenance
TPR215

Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Smith, Howard
Aged 81 [Experience in 1941, born in 1860]

Details of the reading experience

Date of Reading Experience
July 14 1941
Time of Reading Experience
EuRED : experience type
EXT111
EuRED : experience frequency
EXF2
Place of reading experience
England
EuRED : emotions
EuRED : intensity
EuRED : environment
EuRED : lighting
EuRED : testimony
EuRED : reliability
Notes
Material by kind permission of the XII Book Club. For further information and permission to quote this source, contact the Reading Experience Database (http://www.open.ac.uk/Arts/reading/contacts.php).

How to cite this record

You can copy this item for personal use, share it, and post it on a blog or website. It cannot be used commercially without permission. Please ensure the following credit accompanies it:


http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/96279
Accessed on 2019/11/16 02:41:01

Related place
England
Related people
Smith, Howard
Related place
England
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They will have begun: ‘Meeting held at 39 Eastern Avenue 31st May 1941
&amp;nbsp;&amp;nbsp;&amp;nbsp;&amp;nbsp;A. B. Dilks in the chair’]&lt;br/&gt;
[...]&lt;br/&gt;
4. We adjourned for refreshment.&lt;br/&gt;
&lt;br/&gt;
5. The evening was devoted to a reading of “George and Margaret” by Gerald 
Savory. The Star performance was undoubtedly Edith Smith as Beer, the dumb 
domestic. The other players being:&lt;br/&gt;
Gladys ... Margaret Dilks&lt;br/&gt;
Malcolm ... Howard Smith&lt;br/&gt;
Alice ... Muriel Stevens&lt;br/&gt;
Dudley ... Roger Moore and/or Knox Taylor&lt;br/&gt;
Frankie ... Isabel Taylor&lt;br/&gt;
Claude ... Bruce Dilks&lt;br/&gt;
Roger ... Frank Pollard&lt;br/&gt;"</ptr>
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