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TitleThe Sphere and Tatler Ball - The Happy New Year' Ball, in aid of The Middlesex Hospital and The British Empire Service League
Performance Date31 December 1925
Performance DayThursday
Performance Time22:00
Orchestra or BandClabon-West Orchestra
ConductorsClabon Glover
Set ListOne-Step: 'Kongo Kate',
'Marry Me Do',
Fox-Trot: 'Save Your Sorrows',
'Every Sunday Afternoon',
Fox-Trot: 'Ukulele Lady',
'Indian Love Call',
Waltz: 'Memory's Melody',
'Where Are You T-Night?',
Fox-Trot: 'Normandy',
'Charleston',
Fox-Trot: 'If You Knew Susie',
'The Hylton Melody',
Fox-Trot: 'Poor Little Rich Girl',
'Steppin' In Society',
Waltz: 'Wondering',
'Poem',
Fox-Trot: 'Seminola',
'Pango Pango Maid',
Fox-Trot: 'Miami',
'I Love You',
Fox-Trot: 'Mercenary Mary',
'Oriental Moon',
One-Step: 'No, No ,Nanette',
'I Miss My Swiss',
Fox-Trot: 'Sunny Havana',
'One Stolen Kiss',
Fox-Trot: 'Tie A String',
'Nobody But Fanny',
Waltz: 'Sometime',
'Every Step Towards Killarney',
Fox-Trot: 'Cutie',
'I Know That Someone Loves Me'
Fox-Trot: 'Oh! Boy, What A girl',
'Hotsy-Totsy',
Fox-Trot: 'Tell Me More',
'Why Do Short Men Like Tall Girls?'
Waltz: 'Babette',
'Rose Marie',
Tango: 'La Mantilla',
'Tango Town',
Fox-Trot: 'Chick, Chick, Chicken',
'My Sugar',
One Step: 'Alabamy Bound',
'El Capeo',
Fox-Trot: 'Paddlin' Madelin Home',
'Everybody Loves My Baby',
Fox-Trot: 'Yes, Sir, That's My Baby',
'High Street, Africa',
Fox-Trot: 'Panama',
'Collegiate',
Waltz: 'Remember',
'When You And I Were Seventeen',
Fox-Trot: 'Araby',
'The Caretaker's Daughter',
Fox-Trot: 'As The Days Go By',
'Bouquet',
Waltz: 'Love's Dream',
'All My Dreams Are Of You',
Fox-Trot: 'Just Round The Corner',
'Ah-Ha!',
Fox-Trot: 'Too Many Kisses',
'Big Bad Bill',
One-Step:'The Toy Drum Major'
Royal PresenceHRH Prince Arthur of Connaught,
HRH Princess Arthur of Connaught
Performance NotesThe event was attended by Harry Gordon Selfridge who was accompanied by Fred Astaire's mother ('Shopping, Seduction and Mr Selfridge', Lindy Woodhead, 2012).
Related Archival MaterialProgramme (RAHE/1/1925/54),
Handbill (RAHE/6/1925/12),
Illustration (RAHE/9/1926/1/OS) (RAHE/9/1925/1) (RAHE/9/1925/2)
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Ref NoTitleNumber of PerformancesEvent PromoterSponsor
Iomomokoopip_MThe Sphere and Tatler Ball - The Happy New Year' Ball, in aid of The Middlesex Hospital and The British Empire Service League1Sphere, Tatler