Clarice Mayne
Last updated: 02.09.22
p_maynec.jpgAccording to the Internet source given below, Clarice Mayne was an English music hall and variety theatre singer and performer born in London.
She played the "principal girl" in pantomimes for Francis Laidler, among others, and became a well-know music hall performer. Later, she played the "principal boy" roles. Once established, she sang in the variety theatre act called Clarice Mayne and That whereby she was This and That was her husband, the composer James W. Tate who she married in 1912. Their best known song is probably A Broken Doll (words: Frank Clifford Harris; music: her husband).. They first appeared together at "The Oxford" in 1906. Mayne also played the principal boy in a number of Tate's pantomimes throughout Britain beginning in World War I.
She and Tate had appeared together in the 1916 film Nursie! Nursie!and again in 1936 when she played Emily Hackitt in the film Educated Evans.
She died in London.
Two of her songs A Broken Doll (1916 - words: Frank.Clifford Harris; music: James.W. Tate) and Joshu-Ah (1911- words and music: George Arthurs/Bert Lee) are given in 60 Old-Time Variety Songs.
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b0000d40vi_m.jpgBroken Doll, A
Music by: James W. Tate.
Words by: F Clifford Harris
Perf. by: Clarice Mayne
Publisher: Francis, Day & Hunter
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Printed: 1916. Sheet Music 5 pages.
b0000d40w7_m.jpgGive Me a Little Cosy Corner
Music by: James W. Tate.
Words by: Clifford Harris
Perf. by: Clarice Mayne
Publisher: Francis, Day & Hunter
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Printed: 1918. Sheet Music 4 pages.
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cd15.gif  Music Hall   flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15ca.gif flag15it.gif flag15es.gif
cd15.gif  Variety Veterans 1931-1952   CD(s) & MP3 Album(s) flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15it.gif flag15es.gif 
     Title Attribution Remarks
       
url15.gif Broken Doll, A James W. Tate (music)
Clifford Harris (words)
Clarice Mayne (perf.)
 
url15.gif Come on Over the Garden Wall James W. Tate (music)
Ballard MacDonald (words)
Clarice Mayne (perf.)
 
url15.gif Give Me a Little Cosy Corner James W. Tate (music)
Clifford Harris (words)
Clarice Mayne (perf.)
 
url15.gif I Was a Good Little Girl Till I Met You James W. Tate (music)
Clifford F. Harris (words)
Clarice Mayne (perf.)
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url15.gif If I Should Plant a Tiny Seed of Love James W. Tate (music)
Ballard MacDonald (words)
Clarice Mayne (perf.)
 
url15.gif It's Lovely to Be in Love James W. Tate (music)
Clifford Harris (words)
Clarice Mayne (perf.)
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url15.gif Joshu-Ah Bert Lee (music)
George Arthurs (words)
Clarice Mayne (perf.)
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url15.gif Nursie, Nursie Worton David (music)
Bert Lee (words)
Clarice Mayne (perf.)
 
url15.gif Put on Your Tat-Ta, Little Girlie! Fred W. Leigh (words & music)
Clarice Mayne (perf.)
 
url15.gif She Didn't Come From Borneo Herbert Rule (music)
Paul Pelham (words)
Newton Butts (words)
Clarice Mayne (perf.)
 
url15.gif When Mr. Smith Was in and Mrs. Smith Was Out Worton David (music)
Bert Lee (words)
Clarice Mayne (perf.)
 
     Title Attribution Instruments Source Remarks
           
pdf15.gif I Was a Good Little Girl Till I Met You J.W. Tate (music)
Clifford F. Harris (words)
Clarice Mayne (perf.)
Piano, Voice Monologues
pdf15.gif It's Lovely to Be in Love J.W. Tate (music)
Clifford Harris (words)
Clarice Mayne (perf.)
Piano, Voice Monologues
pdf15.gif Joshu-Ah B. Lee (music)
G. Arthurs (words)
Clarice Mayne (perf.)
Piano, Voice Monologues
     Title Composer/Song
     
youtube15.jpg Clarice Mayne Medley (7:55) Miscellaneous
youtube15.jpg Clarice Mayne Songs (7:19) Miscellaneous
youtube15.jpg Georgie Took Me Walking in the Park (1:30) J.W. Tate
youtube15.jpg I Was a Good Little Girl Till I Met You (3:58) J.W. Tate
This list is arranged by composer and contains 27 works performed by Clarice Mayne 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) ER
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perf15.jpg Joshu-Ah (1911) George Arthurs Bert Lee (co-author)
Clarice Mayne (perf.)
Stanley Kirkby (perf.)
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perf15.jpg I've Got My Eye on You! (1912) George Arthurs F.W. Leigh (words)
Clarice Mayne (perf.)
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perf15.jpg I'm Going Out to Tea to Tooting (1914) George Arthurs Bert Lee (words)
Clarice Mayne (perf.)
Pub.
perf15.jpg Incidents (1914) George Arthurs Orlando Powell (words)
J.W. Tate (words)
Clarice Mayne (perf.)
Pub.
perf15.jpg Nursie, Nursie (1911) Worton David Bert Lee (words)
Clarice Mayne (perf.)
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perf15.jpg When Mr. Smith Was in and Mrs. Smith Was Out (1911) Worton David Bert Lee (words)
Clarice Mayne (perf.)
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perf15.jpg When You and I Are One (1914) Henry F. Greenfield E. Bateman (words)
Clarice Mayne (perf.)
Pub.
perf15.jpg Will You Walk Into My Parlour, Nellie Bly? (1911) Alf J. Lawrance(w&m) G. Arthurs (perf.)
Clarice Mayne (perf.)
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perf15.jpg Nursie, Nursie (1910) Bert Lee Worton David (words)
Clarice Mayne (perf.)
Pub.
perf15.jpg Joshu-Ah (1911) Bert Lee George Arthurs (words)
Clarice Mayne (perf.)
Pub.
perf15.jpg  Put on Your Tat-Ta, Little Girlie! (1910) Fred W. Leigh(w&m) Clarice Mayne (perf.) Pub.
perf15.jpg Clarice Mayne Medley (n.d.) Miscellaneous Clarice Mayne (perf.)
perf15.jpg Clarice Mayne Songs (n.d.) Miscellaneous Clarice Mayne (perf.)
perf15.jpg She Didn't Come From Borneo (1906) Herbert Rule Paul Pelham (words)
Newton Butts (words)
Clarice Mayne (perf.)
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perf15.jpg Joan! Joan! Joan! Come Home! (1907) Herbert Rule James McGhee (words)
Dave Hall (words)
Madge Temple (words)
Maude Esmond (words)
Clarice Mayne (perf.)
Rosie Lloyd (perf.)
Pub.
perf15.jpg Come on Over the Garden Wall (1908) James W. Tate Ballard MacDonald (words)
Clarice Mayne (perf.)
Lily Lena (perf.)
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perf15.jpg Georgie Took Me Walking in the Park (1908) James W. Tate B. MacDonald (words)
Clarice Mayne (perf.)
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perf15.jpg If I Should Plant a Tiny Seed of Love (1908) James W. Tate B. MacDonald (words)
Clarice Mayne (perf.)
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perf15.jpg There's One Thing Sets Me Crazy, That's the Girls! (1908) James W. Tate B. MacDonald (words)
Clarice Mayne (perf.)
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perf15.jpg Jenny Mcgregor (1911) James W. Tate(w&m) Clarice Mayne (perf.) Pub.
perf15.jpg I Was a Good Little Girl Till I Met You (1914) James W. Tate Clifford F. Harris (words)
Clarice Mayne (perf.)
Pub.
perf15.jpg  It's Lovely to Be in Love (1915) James W. Tate F Clifford Harris (words)
Clarice Mayne (perf.)
J. Laurier (perf.)
Pub.
perf15.jpg Broken Doll (1916), A James W. Tate F Clifford Harris (words)
N. Bayes (perf.)
Clarice Mayne (perf.)
Manuel Romain (perf.)
Jaudas' Society Orchestra (perf.)
Pub.
perf15.jpg Come and Cuddle Me (1916) James W. Tate F Clifford Harris (words)
Clarice Mayne (perf.)
Pub.
perf15.jpg Give Me a Little Cosy Corner (1918) James W. Tate Clifford Harris (words)
Clarice Mayne (perf.)
Pub.
perf15.jpg Great Big Kiss (1919), A James W. Tate Donovan Parsons (words)
R Catcheside (words)
Clarice Mayne (perf.)
Pub.