Hyde Name Origins.

The name "HYDE" is derived from the hide, a measure of land for taxation purposes, taken to be that area of land necessary to support a peasant family. In later times it was taken to be equivalent to 120 acres .
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Friday, 22 July 2011

Zion Sunday School Pantomime.

Here is a newspaper article about a pantomime that was presented by Zion Sunday School. Unfortunately we dont have a year for it so if there's anyone out there that can help us, please get in touch  .Zion successfully ran pantomimes between 1948-60 which were very well attended.


Jean said...

In 1950 three of the tinies would have been 6 years old.

Hydonian said...

Hi Jean - were you one of the tinies on the photograph??

Ceecee said...

I remember being in a Zion's panto in the late 50's Bertha Howe made our costumes and one of her daughters was the choreographer. I would think the picture is one of an early panto as at least 6 of the cast were born in 1940/42.

Jean said...

No I was not one of the tinies, I did my first panto at 5 that would be in 1952. Somewhere I have a couple of pictures taken in different years I will try to find them out.