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1. The Wren Song, sung by Will Murphy, Colliers The Wren Song, sung by Will Murphy, Colliers Holidays; Ritual; Christmas Colliers resident Will Murphy sings the wren song

2. The Wren song, sung by John Ryan, Colliers The Wren song, sung by John Ryan, Colliers Holidays; Christmas; Ritual; Colliers resident John Ryan sings the wren song

3. The Wren Song, sung by Honora Skanes, Colliers The Wren Song, sung by Honora Skanes, Colliers Holidays; Ritual; Christmas Colliers resident Honora Skanes sings the wren song

4. The Wren Song, sung by Dennis Flynn, Colliers The Wren Song, sung by Dennis Flynn, Colliers Holidays; Ritual; Christmas Colliers resident Dennis Flynn sings the wren song

5. The Wren Song, sung by Blair Phillips & Gay Phillips, Colliers The Wren Song, sung by Blair Phillips & Gay Phillips, Colliers Holidays; Ritual; Christmas Colliers residents Blair and Gay Philips sing the wren song

6. The Festival on Fire poster print The Festival on Fire poster print 2nd Annual Folklife Festival of Newfoundland and Labrador - The Festival on Fire. Poster design by Graham Blair

7. Symmonds, T. Sandi Stewart Interviews. Thaddeus Symmonds about Bonfire Night, October 23rd, 2011, St. Symmonds, T. Sandi Stewart Interviews. Thaddeus Symmonds about Bonfire Night, October 23rd, 2011, St. John's, NL Festivals; Sandi Stewart, Interview with Thaddeus Symmonds; memories of Bonfire Night in Conche; collecting and storing materials; ghost stories; familial versus communal bonfires; courting

8. Story, Janet. Interview with Janet Story on the topic of children's games and growing up in St.John's
 Story, Janet. Interview with Janet Story on the topic of children's games and growing up in St.John's Children; Games; Personal experience narratives; Sports Dale Jarvis interviewing Janet Story at her home in St.John's on the topic of growing up in St.John's. Story was born in 1924 and grew up in St. John's, NL. The tape begins with Story providing background information about herself and her family/ Hoist your Sails and Run/ ice skating, hockey, tube skates/ street cars on Water Street, attending Holloway's School/ playing marbles in the spring/ sliding in the winter/ summer activities such as swimming and catching tadpoles/ memories of being a young girl in St. John's during WWII/ blackouts of the 1940s and the Air Raid Precaution Group/ playing field hockey and basketball as a teenager/ Girl Guides/ chores, domestic workers/ swimming in Bowring Park/ Rennie's River Pool/ Leaning to swim/ renting bicycles in St. John's/ working at Merchant/Navy hospital for a year after high school/ Knights of Columbus Fire/ memories of working as a nurse and attending nursing school on Forest Road in St. John's/ playing bridge and 45s/ walking the dogs in the late fall to 'harden their feet' for hunting.

9. Sooley, Carl. Carl Sooley performing "The Starved Gut". Sooley, Carl. Carl Sooley performing "The Starved Gut". Songs; Carl Sooley performing "The Starved Gut", a song about a historic bonfire in the community of Heart's Delight, Newfoundland.

10. Sooley, Carl, October 20, 2010. Dale Jarvis interviewing Carl Sooley Sooley, Carl, October 20, 2010. Dale Jarvis interviewing Carl Sooley Entertainment and recreation; Dale Jarvis interviewing Carl Sooley regarding Bonfire Night in Heart's Delight, Newfoundland. The informant sings and discusses a song about a historic bonfire in Heart's Delight when a Schooner was burned. The informant also discusses gathering materials to burn, who was involved in bonfires, the Guy Fawkes story, locations of fires, and how the bonfire tradition has changed.

11. Skanes, Honora. Honora Skanes interview on the Wren tradition, Colliers Skanes, Honora. Honora Skanes interview on the Wren tradition, Colliers Holidays; Ritual; Christmas; Colliers resident Honora Skanes answers questions about the wren tradition

12. Shears, Grace, October 14, 2010. Dale Jarvis interviewing Grace Shears. Shears, Grace, October 14, 2010. Dale Jarvis interviewing Grace Shears. Entertainment and recreation; Dale Jarvis interviewing Grace Shears regarding Bonfire Night in Robinsons, Newfoundland. The informant discusses bonfires, the people involved in the fire, the materials burned, and the story of Guy Fawkes.

13. Ryan, John. John Ryan interview on the Wren tradition, Colliers Ryan, John. John Ryan interview on the Wren tradition, Colliers Holidays; Ritual; Christmas Colliers resident John Ryan answers questions about the wren tradition

14. Quilty, Joyce, October 21, 2010. Dale Jarvis interviewing Joyce Quilty. Quilty, Joyce, October 21, 2010. Dale Jarvis interviewing Joyce Quilty. Entertainment and recreation; Dale Jarvis interviewing Joyce Quilty regarding Bonfire Night in Lethbridge, Newfoundland. The informant discusses who was involved in the bonfire, collecting material to burn, where the fire was held, the number of fires in the community, the competition to have the biggest fire, and how the tradition has changed.

15. Quilty, Joyce Quilty, Joyce People;

16. Phillips, Blair and Gay. Blair Phillips and Gay Phillips, interviewed about the Wren tradition, Colliers Phillips, Blair and Gay. Blair Phillips and Gay Phillips, interviewed about the Wren tradition, Colliers Holidays; Ritual; Christmas; Visiting (hospitality); Mummers; Colliers residents Blair and Gay Phillips answer questions about the wren tradition as it was practiced in the late 1960's. They also describe dressing up and going mummering.

17. Participants of the December 18, 2010 Mummers Festival. Participants of the December 18, 2010 Mummers Festival. Entertainment and recreation; Festivals; Mummering; Photo taken as part of the December 2010 Mummers Festival. Taken December 18, 2010 at The Rooms, St. John's, Newfoundland, by Mark Bennett.

18. Participants of the December 18, 2010 Mummers Festival. Participants of the December 18, 2010 Mummers Festival. Entertainment and recreation; Festivals; Mummering; Photo taken as part of the December 2010 Mummers Festival. Taken December 18, 2010 at The Rooms, St. John's, Newfoundland, by Mark Bennett.

19. Participants of the December 18, 2010 Mummers Festival. Participants of the December 18, 2010 Mummers Festival. Entertainment and recreation; Festivals; Mummering; Photo taken as part of the December 2010 Mummers Festival. Taken December 18, 2010 at The Rooms, St. John's, Newfoundland, by Mark Bennett.

20. Participants of the December 18, 2010 Mummers Festival. Participants of the December 18, 2010 Mummers Festival. Entertainment and recreation; Festivals; Mummering; Photo taken as part of the December 2010 Mummers Festival. Taken December 18, 2010 at The Rooms, St. John's, Newfoundland, by Mark Bennett.
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