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Handcross Minstrels concert programme
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Handcross Minstrels concert programme

This is the programme of the Handcross Minstrels concert which took place on Friday, 9th February 1940. It is interesting to note how attitudes have changed from the days when it was acceptable to use the extended name of the troupe.
The profits from the show went towards the Polish Relief Fund as the country could not feed its population due to the foreign annexation of much of its fertile agricultural land.
Click on Open Document to view two Mid-Sussex Times newspaper reports from 1939; the first was at Handcross and the second at Balcombe. The first part of the Balcombe report is missing.

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