Dave Morris (Comedian)

Dave Morris (Comedian)

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Dave Morris was a music hall comedian who made a successful transition to radio and television. He was born on 5 July 1896, son of Samuel Morris and Lily Reubens. Samuel, a tailor, lived at 110 Wilson Street, Middlesbrough. His first stage appearance was on 10 December 1908 at the Oxford Playhouse, Middlesbrough and his first London appearance in 1913 at the London Shoreditch. He started with a juvenile troupe, then as a black-face comic. In 1937 he began a nine-year run of summer seasons at Blackpool's North Pier, by now working as a northern comic in his famous straw hat and very thick glasses.show more

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  • Paperback | 76 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 5mm | 122g
  • Plicpress
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 6136250756
  • 9786136250755