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Oral History with Vandertie, Al (1976)

 

Tape 1, side 1

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0:03 Introduction.

Introduction. (in Walloon, then translated into English) .

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0:44 Walloon introduction...

Walloon introduction to Song # 1

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1:10 Song # 1

Song # 1

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2:40 Translation of song...

Translation of song to English

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4:00 When the song was...

When the song was sung (Kermis)

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4:20 Another tune that...

Another tune that can be used for the song

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4:59 How Mr.

How Mr. Vandertie learned the song.

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5:53 Introduction to Song # 2

Introduction to Song # 2

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6:19 Song # 2

Song # 2

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7:15 Song # 2

Song # 2

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8:16 When the song was sung

When the song was sung

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8:47 Mr. Vandertie's days...

Mr. Vandertie's days in school (he spoke no English when he started school)

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10:10 Introduction to Song # 3

Introduction to Song # 3

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10:46 Song # 3

Song # 3

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11:41 Translation of Song...

Translation of Song # 3 to English

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12:49 Christmas songs were...

Christmas songs were like today's traditional carols

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13:08 Introduction to Song # 4

Introduction to Song # 4

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13:56 Song # 4

Song # 4

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15:28 Translation of Song...

Translation of Song # 4 to English

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17:18 Conclusion and thanks

Conclusion and thanks

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18:25 Kermis now and when...

Kermis now and when Mr. Vandertie was young

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22:42 Local community bands...

Local community bands - Rosiere Brass Band

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23:20 Running for the bridle...

Running for the bridle at the Kermis celebration.

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25:13 Maypole in winning...

Maypole in winning candidate's yard.

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