Item Type: Salvation Army - Postcard of Players
Full Description: A Bamforth comic card, (Series No 1426) of a lady (possibly in Salvation Army Dress?) outside the King's Arms Wines and Spirits Vaults, playing a many-bellowed Anglo concertina, and apparently singing very loudly. Captioned "Shall I be an Angel, Daddy? (Songs some people should not sing)" Divided rear, postally used, franked 1904. An early John Bamforth, Holmfirth card. There is a later, full colour version of this image, captioned "love me and the world is mine" as Item NC:126.96.36.199-004
Source Catalogue No: The Concertina Museum: 188.8.131.52-007
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Last Modified 07 February 2012 by Neil Wayne, Chris Flint, Wes Williams
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