Item Type: Post Card -
Full Description: A Bamforth comic card of a drunken lady 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 1905. An early John Bamforth, Holmfirth card. There is another copy at NC: 188.8.131.52-007 in the Salvation Army section, and a later, full colour version of this image, captioned "love me and the world is mine" as Item NC:184.108.40.206-004
Source Catalogue No: The Concertina Museum: 3.2.3-024
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Last Modified 07 February 2012 by Neil Wayne, Chris Flint, Wes Williams
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