The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #110621   Message #2324427
Posted By: Brian Peters
24-Apr-08 - 12:35 PM
Thread Name: Bertsongs? (songs of A. L. 'Bert' Lloyd)
Subject: RE: Bertsongs?
"It is well within British social habits for neither to have had a higher status, but both to be looked down on by the other."

Good point, Santa (in fact the verses posted by Malcolm suggest exactly that). Reminded me of Harry Boardman singing 'I'll have a Collier': 'Collier lads get gowd and silver, Ferranti's lads get nowt but brass'. What did the Ferranti's lads say to that?