Fred Godfrey & Billy Williams, 1913.
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Billy Williams recorded two versions of this song: 18 October 1912 for
Zonophone, and ca. November 1912 for Homophon. Reissues appeared on several
other labels (pictured is a Canadian HMV-Victor reissue of the Zonophone
1 For comprehensive discographies of recordings by Billy Williams, see Brian Rust, British Music Hall on Record (Harrow, UK:
Gramophone, 1979); and Frank Andrews and Ernie Bayly, Billy Williams’ Records: A Study in Discography (Bournemouth, UK:
Talking Machine Review, 1982).