Lawrence Barclay  (-1949)
Last updated: 01.09.21
All that can presently (March 2021) be gleaned about Lawrence Barclay from sheet music covers and by Internet searching is that he has 18 works published between 1896 and 1941.
Elsewhere he is briefly mentioned as a song-writer and actor who performed sometimes with his famous sister, Vesta Victoria after her second divorce in 1926 when making her comeback.
Surfers are welcome to contribute any further information about this composer/actor.
This list is arranged by title and contains 3 lyrics performed by Lawrence Barclay. The lyrics/monologues and *.pdf files have been kindly compiled by monologues.co.uk/musichall
     Title Attribution Remarks
       
url15.gif He Calls Me His Own Grace Darling Lawrence Barclay (words & music)
V. Victoria (perf. by)
 
url15.gif Our 'andy Man Joseph Tabrar (words & music)
L. Barclay (perf. by)
 
url15.gif Our Lodger's Such a Nice Young Man Lawrence Barclay (music)
Fred Murry (words)
V. Victoria (perf. by)
 
     Title Performer Comments
       
audio15.gif Oh, Girls! Never Trust a P'liceman Yolande Noble Edison Gold Moulded Record: 13627 at USCB
This list is arranged by composer and contains 4 songs sung by Lawrence Barclay who is featured on sheet music covers. It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Keys: (w&m)
     Title Composer Attribution Remarks
         
sm15.gif Our Lodger's Such a Nice Young Man (1897) Fred Murray(w&m) L. Barclay (perf. by)
V. Victoria (perf. by)
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sm15.gif Mary's Gone Away (1901) Fred Murray(w&m) L. Barclay (perf. by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif Oh! the Cottage by the Sea (1898) F.V St. Clair(w&m) L. Barclay (perf. by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif Our 'andy Man (1896) Joseph Tabrar(w&m) L. Barclay (perf. by) wvicon.gif
This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 14 works by Lawrence Barclay (-1949). It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Keys: (w&m)
Title Year Attribution Remarks
       
Just Because They Put Him Into Trousers (w&m) 1896 V. Victoria (perf. by)  wvicon.gif
Let Bygones Be Bygones 1896 Reginald Roberts (words)  wvicon.gif
Our Lodger's Such a Nice Young Man 1897 Fred Murry (words)
V. Victoria (perf. by)
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Sweet Tender Memories (w&m) 1898 James Norrie (perf. by)  wvicon.gif
He Calls Me His Own Grace Darling 1899 V. Victoria (perf. by)  wvicon.gif
Oh! if Mamma Only Knew 1899 Fred Murray (words)
V. Victoria (perf. by)
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Come Back and Be As You Used to Be (w&m) 1900 V. Victoria (perf. by)  wvicon.gif
Ever and Ever (w&m) 1900 Florrie Forde (perf. by)  wvicon.gif
Oh! Ma, I'll Never Do It Again 1900 Fred Murray (words)
V. Victoria (perf. by)
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When Timmy Comes Home Again (w&m) 1901 V. Victoria (perf. by)  wvicon.gif
Ching-Ching-Chinaman, (w&m) 1903  wvicon.gif
Molly Malone (w&m) 1903  wvicon.gif
Oh, Girls! Never Trust a P'liceman 1907 Mark Lorne (words)
V. Victoria (perf. by)
Yolande Noble (perf. by)
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What's the Use of Grousing (w&m) 1941  wvicon.gif