Video of With Her Head Tucked Underneath Her Arm (Ghost of Anne Boleyn) by Cyril Smith (1934) using clips from The Private Life of Henry VIII (1933) Starring Merle Oberon and Charles Laughton. Also clips from Haunted History's London Episode. Check out the other Halloween music videos on my channel. I do not own rights to any of the music or videos..
Here's "With Her Head Tucked Underneath Her Arm" a much recorded song about Anne Boleyn this version is sung by the Great Stanley Holloway who first performed this popular comic song from a 78 rpm shellac record circa 1934. Stanley Augustus Holloway, OBE (1 October 1890 – 30 January 1982) was an English stage and film actor, humourist, singer, po..
The Kingston Trio performs an old English music hall song written by Bert Lee and Weston (who also wrote "I'm Henery the Eighth I Am," recorded later by Herman's Hermits) and originally performed by Stanley Holloway, later famous as Eliza Doolittle's father in "My Fair Lady," in 1934. The macabre humor about the headless ghost of Anne Boleyn has be..
As we close in on Christmas Eve itself in a few days, it may seem strange to some for me to post a video about a ghost story. But not at all! Christmas ghost stories were a tradition in Europe and the United States long before their popularity arose at Halloween and, indeed, long before Christmas became the festival season it is today. Indeed, it w..
"With Her Head Tucked Underneath Her Arm" was recorded in 1934. Here is Holloway's comedic tribute to the ghost of Anne Boleyn. Played on a 1919 Victor Model XIA.
British comedian Stanley Holloway recorded the first version of this song (written by R. P Weston and Bert Lee) in 1934. It's really rather wonderful - hilarious, and also sort of disturbing.