Gracie Fields - The clatter of the clogs (1930) (HMV B 3415 mtx 30_3096) (78rpm)
Dame Gracie Fields, DBE (born Grace
Stansfield, 9 January 1898 – 27 September 1979), was an English actress, singer
and comedian and star of both cinema and music hall. She spent the later part
of her life on the isle of Capri, Italy. Fields was made a Commander of the
Order of the British Empire (CBE) for "services to entertainment" in
1938, and in 1979, seven months before her death, she was invested a Dame by
Queen Elizabeth II.