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Arthur St. John Adcock

Arthur St John Adcock (17 January 1864 in London – 9 June 1930 in Richmond) was an English novelist and poet, known as A. St John Adcock or St John Adcock. He is remembered for his discovery of the then-unknown poet W. H. Davies. His daughters, Marion St John Webb and Almey St John Adcock, were also writers.

Birth and Death Data: Born January 17, 1864 (London), Died June 9, 1930 (Richmond)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1914 - 1920

Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist

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Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-15525 10-in. 12/17/1914 House of memories Reinald Werrenrath Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Edison 7534 10-in. 9/17/1920 The house of memories Paul Reimers Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  


Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Adcock, Arthur St. John," accessed July 19, 2024,

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"Adcock, Arthur St. John." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 19 July 2024.

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