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" At Christmas play and make good cheer, For Christmas comes but once a year. "
Five Hundred Points of Good Husbandry,: As Well for the Champion Or Open ... - Page xxxvii
by Thomas Tusser - 1812 - 374 pages
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The Suffolk Garland: Or, a Collection of Poems, Songs, Tales, Ballads ...

James Ford - English literature - 1818 - 404 pages
...of St. Martin, Nov. 1. SY5 THE All Saints do lay for pork and souse,J For sprats and spurlings t for their house. At Christmas play, and make good cheer, For Christmas comes, but once a year. Though some then do, as do they would, Let thrifty do, as do they should. For causes good,...
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The Suffolk Garland: Or, A Collection of Poems, Songs, Tales, Ballads ...

James Ford - English literature - 1818 - 404 pages
...beeause it >'.- i , usual in kill the beef for ibi-i provision about the Feast of St. Martin, Nov. I. THE All Saints do lay for pork and souse,! For sprats and spurlings t for their house. At Christmas play, and make good cheer, For Christmas comes, but once a year. Though...
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The General Baptist repository, and Missionary observer [afterw.] The ...

1867
...poem contains some lines which have found currency in modern times as rhythmical proverbs, such as, "At Christmas play, and make good cheer, For Christmas comes but once a year." And— " The stone that is rolling can gather no moss ; For master and servant oft changing...
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Some of the Five hundred points of good husbandry, newly corrected and ed ...

Thomas Tusser - 1848
...grass-beef and pease. Fresh herring plenty Michael brings, With fatted crones, and such old things. All Saints do lay for pork and souse, For sprats and...and make good cheer, For Christmas comes but once a year. Though some then do, as do they would, Let thrifty do, as do they should. For causes good,...
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Some of the Five hundred points of good husbandry, newly corrected and ed ...

Thomas Tusser - 1848
...grass-beef and pease. Fresh herring plenty Michael brings, With fatted crones, and such old things. All Saints do lay for pork and souse, For sprats and...Christmas play and make good cheer, For Christmas conies but once a year. Though some then do, as do they would, Let thrifty do, as do they should. For...
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A Collection of Familiar Quotations: With Complete Indices of Authors and ...

John Bartlett - Quotations - 1856 - 358 pages
...it stood, It is an ill wind turns none to good. Five Hundred Points of Good Husbandry. CHAPTER xii. At Christmas play, and make good cheer, For Christmas comes but once a year. CHAPTER xxxviii. Such mistress, such Nan, Such master, such man. ' CHAPTER xlvi. 'Tis merry...
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Remains, historical and literary, connected with the palatine ..., Volume 43

Shuttleworth family, Chetham Society, John Harland - Cheshire (England) - 1857
...plenty Michael [mas] brings, With fatted crones [old ewes] and such old things. All Saints [Hallowmas] do lay for pork and souse, For sprats and spurlings for their house. For causes good, so many ways, Keep Embrings'- well and fasting days. The land doth will, the sea doth...
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Remains, Historical and Literary, Connected with the ..., Volume 43, Part 3

Cheshire (England) - 1857
...plenty Michael [mas] brings, With fatted crones [old ewes] and such old things. All Saints [Hallowmas] do lay for pork and souse, For sprats and spurlings for their house. For causes good, so many ways, Keep Embrings 3 well and fasting days. The land doth will, the sea doth...
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The Century, Volume 37

1889
...TIME. Christmas. TT was old Thomas Tusser, away back in fifteen hunA dred and something, who sang : At Christmas play, and make good cheer, For Christmas comes but once a year. The return of this anniversary is no longer a matter of indifference in any department of thought...
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Familiar Quotations: Being an Attempt to Trace to Their Source Passages and ...

John Bartlett - Quotations - 1865 - 480 pages
...wind stands as never it stood, It is an ill wind turns none to good.* Moral Reflections on the Wind. At Christmas play, and make good cheer, For Christmas comes but once a year. Fice Hundred Points of Good Husbandry. Chap, xii, Such mistress, such Nan, Such master, such...
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