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Kiss or Give a Penny!
Kiss or Give a Penny!

Kiss or Give a Penny! 1927

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Kiss or Give a Penny! 1927

1 mins United Kingdom

In a traditional celebration of Hocktide, Hungerford's 'Tutti Men' parade around with floral bouquets on long sticks, demanding kisses or a forfeit from the town's women (or 'Tutti Wenches'). This glimpse of small town life in the 1920s is rather charming, even if some women today might have their doubts about the charm of Hocktide itself.

Genres

Non-Fiction

Tags

Hungerford

Released

1927

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

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