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Acknowledgements are due to Tony Barker for additional material.

ARTISTES' REPERTOIRES - B
BABINGTON, BARBARA
1888-1953
BAGNALL, SAM Standing At The Gate With Ada
Beautiful Brilliant

Tommy Lamb From Leeds
BAKER, BOBBY Nobody Knows You When You're Down And Out
BAKER, CHRIS How Does A Little Liver Pill?
BAKER, HARRY A + L&C I Tickled Her Under The Chin
BAKER, HOWARD*  1854-1907
Have Pity On Poor Old Joe
Khyber Pass, The (w. Bob Johnson)
BALDWIN, CHARLES Johnnie, The
Oh! What A Row There's To Be
Woa! The Sumple Maiden
BALDWIN, MINNIE He'd Have To Get Under (w. Percy Bronson) 

BALFOUR, MINNIE

Courting On The River In A Little Boat
Get Away - I Know You Love Another
I'm Proud I'm An Irishman's Daughter

BALLENTYNE, JAMES  d.5 Sep 1889 aka VALENTINE 
BANCROFT, HARRY Fifty Long Years Ago
BANFORD, T.
Clock Tower, The
BANKS, BERTRAM
1877-1916
BANKS, BILLY
d.18 Jan 1886  sang with Haverly's Minstrels
BANKS, FLORRIE Birds Are Resting
Don't Be Shy
Frivolous Thing
Harry
I Don't Care
Oh! You Men
Prince
There's A Darling, Do
Truest Friend
BANKS, WINONA Wait Till The Sun Shines, Nellie
BARBER, F. Dublin Bay
BARCLAY, BETTY & A    BARITONE Khaki Boy
BARCLAY, LAWRENCE 1884-1949  should be br. of VESTA VICTORIA not uncle
In The Good Old Land
BARD, WILKIE Article and repertoire in Music Hall Studies Number Nine.
See www.musichallstudies.co.uk

Fireman, The
Hey! AreYou Coming Back?
BARLOW, BILLIE (nee Minnie Barlow)
Gaiety Girl, The
Society Girl, A
True Hearts Across The Sea

Where Is She Now?
BARLOW, NELLIE Return To The Old Home, Boy
BARNARD, CECIL Tips For The General Election
BARNES, FLO Slim Jim
BARNES, FRED And He'd Say `Oo-La-La Wee-Wee'
Come Boys And Follow The Crowd
Lovely Girls With Flaxen Curls

Mary Used To Love A Sailor
Memories Of June
When You Meet Your Girl
BARNES, SIDNEY Naughty Naughty Belgian, The
BARR, TEMPEL  You Have My Answer Now 
BARRETT, BLANCHE  England's Bride
BARRETT, LESTER b. 11 June 1855
Eily Riley
BARRETT, SIDNEY  1864-1901
BARRETT, T W
Article and repertoire in Music Hall Studies Number 5.
See www.musichallstudies.co.uk
BARRINGTON, RUTLAND   dob 1853
BARRISON, MABEL
1882-1912
BARRY, LYDIA Don't Bear Any Ill Feeling
BARRY, Mrs W. H.  Champagne Charlie Was His Name
Who Wants A Wife?
BARTON, FRED Courtship
BARTON, MAY Didn't I?
I Don't Mind
In The Moonlight Still
That Lady Fair
BARTON, VERA My Diabolo
BARWICK, EDWIN
Jinks, KC
Nightmares
Tutor, The
Trilby Mad
BASELOW, PAMELA  Peggy O'Neil
BASIL, ARTHUR JOHN  1818-73
BASS, GEORGE
Article and repertoire in Music Hall Studies NumberS 5 and 10.
See www.musichallstudies.co.uk
BASS, TOM Airey Ann
Cabby, The
BASSETT, TOM  Good Old Mother Shipton
BASTOW, GEORGE b. 1872
Beauty Of The Guards, The
I Don't Know What To Do
I've Never Been Coortin' Afore

Labour Of Love, A
BATCHELDER, J.  I Always Say I'm Single
BAWN, HARRY Article and repertoire in Music Hall Studies Number 5.
See www.musichallstudies.co.uk

'Arry's Lament
As Our Fathers Did Before
Last Night
Man That Kissed My Wife, The
Shout, Boys
That Pretty Little Wife Of Mine
BAXTER, HARRY California
Reality
Warriors
BAYES, NORA How Ya Gonna Keep 'Em Down On The Farm?
In My Birch Bark Canoe (w. JACK NORWORTH)
Kicki-Hoy
Nothing Ever, Ever, Ever, Hardly Ever Troubles
Me
Oh! Johnny, Oh! Johnny, Oh!

We Take Our Hats Off To You, Mr Wilson

When It's Apple Blossom Time In Normandie
BEATTIE & BABAS Somebody's Coming To Town
BEAUCHAMP, GEORGE Article and repertoire in Music Hall Studies Number 5 and 7.
See www.musichallstudies.co.uk

Flo, The Gaiety Girl
I'm So Sorry
It Isn't Mine

Oh, It Takes A Lot Of Doing

There's A Woman For You
Who's Going To Have A Little Bit Of Mine?
BEAUDET, LOUISE Little Silken Stocking, The
BEAUMONT, MAUD 
Jack!
Put 'Em Down
BEAUMONT, RUTH
Darling Little Baby Girl
Fun At The Fancy Ball
BEAUMONTE, LILLIE   Kitty Madcap
We're Not Simple

BEAUMONTE, MINNIE

Kitty McCarthy
BEDDIE, GEORGE Ta Clerk In Ta Offish
BEDDOE, ALFRED*  1847-92
Quite English You Know
BEDDOE, DAN  1863-1937
I Hear You Calling Me
BEDFORD, HARRY In These Old Lavender Trousers( A + w&m & RP Weston)  
Our New Slavey

Set 'Em Alight
BEDFORD, PAUL For These Angels' Sake I Pray Thee
Jolly Nose, The 
BEECHAM, FRED
 
 
 
Boom Tiddly Hi
Gallant Booze-A-Deers, The
He Don't Go Topper Hunting Now
Oh! My, Wasn't It A Beano?

BEES, THE TWO

You'll Be With Me All The While

BELFORT, MAY
Daddy Wouldn't Buy Me A Bow-wow
BELL, KATE Dead Bird, The
BELLA & BIJOU I Usually Let My Valet Do These Things For Me
BELLA, KATE Italian Girl, An
Ship On Fire, The
BELLWOOD, BESSIE
 
 
baptised Catherine Mahoney at Southwark Cathedral, London,  4 June 1856. Aunt of POLLY PEACHUM
E's Got A Wooden Leg And A Tall White Hat
She's Aways Out With The Boys

BELLWOOD, HARRY

What's The Good?
What Yer, Patsie!

BELMONT, FRED
Old Companions (sequel to Comrades)
BELMORE, SUSIE Marigold
BELVERE, GEORGE Closed For Alterations
Friends

To Arms!
BENET, HARRY  1877?-1948?  Neighbours
BENJAFIELD, ADA Day Will Come, The
Monte Cristo
Way Oh Sally
Woman's Wilful Will, A
BENN, WILLIE Just Beginning To Feel My Feet
Rollicking Rubenstein, The
BENNETT, BILLY Club Raid, The
Coffee Stall Keeper, The

Daddy

Family Secrets
I'll Be Thinking Of You
Mottoes

No Power On Earth

Please Let Me Sleep On Your Doorstep Tonight
BENSON, HARRY Lady Diver, The
BENSON, T. F.
Medical Man, The
BENSON, TONY d.1 Apr 1891
BENSON, WALTER  I Wasn't Kept Waiting A Minute
BENSONS, THE Little Live-Bird (duet)
BENSTEAD, LUCY LUCILLE Fancy You Fancying Me
BENTLEY, DAVE 1882-1912
BENTLEY, R. W. I Did It To Change My Luck
BERESFORD, GEORGE You Should Have Seen 'Em Go
BERESFORD, S.  Popping Coon, The
BERGIN, ARTHUR  I Couldn't Help It
I Shifted It
It's Nothing New To Me
It Was Mine
Regatta, The
That Caused A Smile
BERGIN, PAT
d.23 Apr 1893
BERINGER, ESME  At The Point Of The Sword sk.
Among Thieves sk.
BERNARD, CHARLES W. Old Man's Dream Of Home, The
She Sleeps With The Angels
BERNARD, SAM  1863-1927
Who Paid The Rent For Mrs Rip Van Winkle?
BERRY, W. H. There Will Be Something To Talk About Then
BEVAN, FRED  d. 25 Mar 1893
Yarn Of The Sarah Jane, The
BIGNELL, CHARLES*  Always There
Chimney On Fire
Close The Pubs
Dodger Up-To-Date

Dysey (parody)
His Little Entertainment
Little Bit Too Much Off, A

Same Old Tale, The
Sherlock Holmes, D.T.

That's When You Feel All Right

Touch Him For A Bit

Alteration: We Shall All Be Angels In The Sweet By-and-Bye
BIJOU, RUBY 
My Little May Day Queen
BILLINGS, BUD & JOE  recording pseudonyms for Carson Robison and Frank Luther.
BILLINGTON, FRED 1854-1917
BINDLEY, FLORENCE (US) Sally (G. M. Cohan: C. W. Reinhart 1895)
BISHOP, ANNA  1814-84; second wife of Sir Henry Bishop
Ah, Wherefore Flee So Rapidly

Cherish Still Fond Hearts Those Moments
I Am The Bayadere
On The Banks Of Guadalquiver
Pasadita, La

Seeking Fortunes
BISHOP, LILIAN
You've Got Nothing To Worry About
BISHOP & RICARDO

Hip Hurrah For Holiday
Long And Short Of It, The
Mary Jane Sophia
Sisters, The
Tar And The Tartar, The

BLACKLOCK, TOM & CO

Montmorenski & Co sk.

BLAKELEY, JAMES  Looking For A Needle In A Haystack
Mariana
BLANCHARD, Miss E. Sweet Genevieve
BLANCHE, ADA Charlie Jinks
I'll Love You Till I Die
Ninety-Four Brigade, The
Somebody Had To Stand In Front
Welcome Little Stranger
BLAND, JAMES A.*  b. 1854
BLAND, Mrs
1839-80
BLYTHE, MARIE Bantry Bay
If You'll Only Bring The Sunshine Back Again
BOB, LITTLE 
Dis Is What I Did
BOBS, THE TWO see ODETTE MYRTIL
That Ragtime Dinner-Time Band
BODEN, HARRY  d. 23 Nov 1925
Trafalgar Square
BONEHILL, BESSIE m. (1) Louis William Abrahams (dec'd) (2) W. R. Seeley of Seeley & West. Jack West was her eldest son (by Lou Abrahams?).
Awkward Moments

Both Sides Of The Picture

British Born
George III

Hero All For Love, A
How I Love America

Jolly Good Fellow
Noblemen Of Merry England, The

Odenwald, The

Old Tattered Flag, The

Song Of The Day

Song Of The Repentant Spirit, The
BONEHILL, JESSIE  1861-84
BOOTH, HOPE  Lubly Gal Was Dinah, A
BOSCO 1833-1906
BOSTOCK, N. C.  We Were Lads Together
BOUVERIE, NELLIE  Brandy And Soda Brigade, The
Get Away Johnnie!
BOWMAN, SIMON  I Wonder Who's Kissing Her Now
BOWMER, Mrs HARRIETT  A + L&C Nice Looking Girl, The
BOWYER, WILL  Coster Othello, The
BOX, TED E. Why Did Mary Milk The Cow?
BOYD, MAUD  Br-Oom-De-Doo-Dum

BOYDE, EDWIN

Left For The Dustman

BOYD-JONES, ERNEST  d.1904/5
BOYLE, MARCUS A + L&C Ta! Ta! Tra, La, La, La! c1885
BRADBURY, J. W.  Something Will Have To Be Done With It
BRADDON, ANNIE  Far Away In Australia
BRAHAM, CHARLES  d. Jun 1884
BRAHAM, HARRY Old Village Blacksmith's Song, The
BRAHAM, JOHN dob 1774
Here's A Health To All Good Lasses
I Love Thee Night And Day (w. Catherine STEPHENS)

Love And Glory

Scots Wha' Hae Wi' Wallace Bled
BRAHAM, NAT And I Went
Goodbye My Darling
Let's All Be Happy And Gay
Musical Party, The
Wars Are Over, My Dear, The
BRAITHWAITE, Dame LILIAN Cherub, The mon.
Garden Of The Blind, The mon.
BRANDON, ALICE
Ching Chang
I Want To Go To London

BRANDON, MARGARET M.

see Mrs Clement SCOTT


BRANDON, NORRIE

All The Boys
Boozer's Band, The
I Was Right

BRANNAN, T. C.

Roof Fell In, The

BRANSBY, PHIL I Mustn't Treat The Missus
It's A Great Big Shame No Longer
BRANTFORD, BERT
Mentioned in article on his brother Harry Ford in Music Hall Studies Number 4. See www.musichallstudies.co.uk
BREEVE, BERT Forty Boys, The
Mother And Baby
BRENNAN, Mrs Speak Up Like A Man
Winking At Me
BRERETON, W. H.  b1860
BRESTON, WILL  Shut It!

BRETT, EDWIN

On The Quiet or Mixed Bathing sk. (w. Emmeline ORFORD)

BRIAN, DONALD One I Love, The
You're Here And I'm Here
BRIGGS, SISTERS Awfully Shy
Duty's Call
Mary Casey
Merry Mountaineers
BRIGHTON, ADA 
Don't Hesitate
He Is The Sort Of Man You Leave Your Home For


BRIGHTON, CHARLES

 

Band Goes Marching Before Us, The
This Is One Of 'Em
Will You Come?

BRIGHTSTEIN, ANNIE Doings Of Today
Naughty! Wicked Man
Two Firesides
BROADHEAD, ALF Are There Any Little Angels Blind Like Me?
BROMLEY, NELLY Eve's Apple
Gran'pa
BRONSON, PERCY  He'd Have To Get Under (w. Minnie Baldwin)
BROOK, AMY Sydney And His Sydney Girl
BROOKES, ALICE  Br-Room-De-Doo-Dum
Richa And Poor
BROOKFIELD, CHARLES H. Here's To The Slavey
BROOKS, KITTY  Wedding Bells or Take Him Away
BROOKS, NAT  1838-77
BROOMS, GEORGE I Am The Catch Of The Season
Remedies
BROUGH, FANNY 1854-1914
Law And Order sk.
BROUGH, OLDBURY
Coon's Lullaby

BROUGHTON, CHARLES

Drink Up And Pass Round Glasses
Heroes Of Bonnie England, The

BROWN, BEN A + L&C I Couldn't Help But Laugh 1898
BROWN, EDWIN m. Kate Kelly (d. Dec? 1899)
BROWN, HARRY  As I Strolled Along The Thames Embankment
BROWN, JOE
A + L&C Goin' Round The Horn
BROWN, NEWLAND & LE             CLERQ Ben Brown m. Marie LOFTUS.  The sketch A Dark Night Before us was performed by all three members of the team and not Brown & Le Clerq only.
BRUCE, CHARLES
1845-77 (w. Moore & Burgess)

BRYAN, EDWIN

Lady Swimmers, The

BRYANT'S MINSTRELS Jerry Bryant's dates should be (1828-61)
I'll Never Forget Thee, Dear May
Johnny, You're In Luck
Limerick Is Beautiful
Old Black Joe

Pat Malloy

Songs Of Shamus O'Brien, The

Sewing Machine, The
BUCKINGHAM, FRED  Old Sarah Walker
BUCKLEY, FREDERICK a.k.a. Master Old Bull
BUCKLEY, GEORGE SWAYNE a.k.a. Young Sweeney
Candy Shop, The

Susan's Sunday Out

Sally Come Up
BUCKLEY'S MINSTRELS founded by James K. Buckley a.k.a. James Burke; f. of Frederick, George Swayne & R. Bishop (a.k.a. J. C. Rainer)
BURFORD, BILLIE I Never Reply
BURKE, BILLIE
First Past The Post, The
Paddling
BURKE, CHARLIE  Rachel Goldstein
BURNAND, LILY d. 29 April 1941
Good-bye, Olga!

Oh, Dolly
Someone Has Kidnapped Father
BURNAND, WILFRED  Jolly Old Pott (Major Pott - What, What!)
You Can't Do That With A Woman
BURNARD, CLARA d.23 Jan 1940 (Mrs Martin Adeson)
BURNETT, FLO 
Everybody Owes It To Everybody Else
BURNETT, FRED
We Did, Yes We Did
BURNETT, SISTERS Jessie and Kitty.
And So Do We

Bridesmaids
Cheeky Girls, The
Sweethearts (Jessie solo)
Up To Date Girls
BURNS, ?  Nice Looking Girl, The
BURNS, JOE  1880-1946
Curse Of An Aching Heart, The
BURR & HOPE I Love Somebody And Somebody Knows
BURTON, GEORGE  d. 2 Mar 1922
At The Stile With Norah

Sweet May-Day

Zing-Ta-Ra-Ra Band
 
BURTON, JESSE
Meaning Of The Colours, The
BURTON, J. L. Ladies, The
Rollicking Club
BURTON, KATIE  It's A Sad Sad Story
Oh! Dr Bodie
BUTT, BESSIE  Amelia Snow
BUTTERWORTH, ANNIE  d. 9 Dec 1886
BYRNE, BERT Does It Matter?
Fellow Travellers

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