Mrs Eliza Small of Longport, Somerset, sang Maids A-Rushing to Cecil Sharp in 1905. This beautiful and intriguing song is of considerable antiquity. It’s centuries since stomachers were part of fashionable ladies’ wear. The photos came from Waveney Rush and The Ever-Living Ones.
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