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" I find also that in the month of May, the citizens of London of all estates, lightly in every parish, or sometimes two or three parishes joining together, had their several mayings and did fetch in maypoles, with divers warlike shows, with good archers,... "
Some Account of the Worshipful Company of Ironmongers - Page 77
by John Nicholl - 1851 - 610 pages
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Sporting Magazine, Volume 34

Hunting - 1809
...in the month of May, the citizens of London (of all estates) lightly in every parish, or sometimes two or three parishes joining .together, had their several Mayings, and did fetch in May-poles, with divers warlike shows, with good archers, morris dancers, and other devices for pastime,...
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Observations on Popular Antiquities: Including the Whole of Mr. Bourne's ...

John Brand - Christian antiquities - 1810 - 471 pages
...the " Month of May, the Citizens of London (of all " Estates) lightly in every Parish, or sometimes " two or three Parishes joining together, had their " several Mayings^-, and did fetch in May-Poles " with * The Mai/ings, says Mr. Strutt. arc in some Sort yet kept up by the Milk M.iicls...
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Observations on Popular Antiquities Including the Whole of Mr. Bourne's Anti ...

John Brand - Great Britain - 1810 - 471 pages
...the " Month of May, the Citizens of London (of all " Estates) lightly in every Parish, or sometimes " two or three Parishes joining together, had their " several Mayings^, and did fetch in May-Poles " with * The Mat/ings, says Mr. Strutt, are in some Sort yet kept up by the Milk-Maids...
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The Works of Beaumont and Fletcher: In Fourteen Volumes: with an ..., Volume 1

Francis Beaumont, John Fletcher - 1812 - 14 pages
...the month of May, the citizens of London, (of all estates,) lightly in every parish, ojj •ometimes two or three parishes joining together, had their several Mayings, and did fetch in May-poles, with divers warlike shews, with good archers, morrice-dancers, and other pastimes, all...
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The Analectic Magazine, to which is Added, an Appendix of Official ..., Volume 1

1813
...in the moneth of MAY, the citizens of LONDON of all estates, lightly in every parish, and sometimes two or three parishes joining together, had their several mayings; and did fetch in maypoles, with divers warlike shewes, with good archers, morrice-danncers, and other devices for...
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Analectic Magazine: Comprising Original Reviews, Biography, Analytical ...

1814
...parish, or sometimes two or three parishes joining together, had their several Mayings,* and did fetch in May-Poles with divers warlike shows, with good archers,...morrice-dancers, and other devices for pastime all the day long ; and towards the evening they had stage-plaies and bone-fires in the steets." And again...
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The Analectic Magazine, Volume 4

1814
...month of ,','./•,. (he citizens of London (of all estates) lightly in every parish, or sometimes two or three parishes joining together, had their several Mayings,* and did fetch in May-Poles with divers warlike shows, with good archers, morrice-dancera, and other devices for pastime...
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The Nic-Nac; or, oracle of knowledge, Volume 1

1822
...pursuits. Stow tells us, "In the month of May, the citizens (of all estates), in every parish, or sometimes two or three parishes joining together, had their several Mayings, and did fetch in May-poles with, divers warlike shows with good archers, morrice-danccrs, and other devices for pastime...
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The Nic-nac: Or, Literary Cabinet, Volume 1

1823
...pursuits. Stow tells us, "In the month of May, the citizens (of all estates), in every parish, or sometimes two or three parishes joining together, had their several Mayings, and did fetch ш May-poles with divers warlike shows, with good archers, morrice-dancers, and other devices for pastime...
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Suffolk Words and Phrases: Or, An Attempt to Collect the Lingual Localisms ...

Edward Moor - English language - 1823 - 525 pages
...with' Q. (Catherine, accompanied . by many lords and ladies. And that "every parish,"and sometimes tw,o or three parishes joining together, had their several Mayings, and did fetch in Maypoles, with diverse warlike.shows, with good archers, morris dancers, and other devices, for...
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