It is all untrue; actors were then, as now, only mummers without judgement.
The mummers and the outsiders flocked into the small dining-room.
The mummers were, as I had half suspected, the chevalier and a band of Osages.
Thus it is with the lingering Mummers at Christmas in the country.
You must not suppose the company was made up of these mummers.
From that sleigh ...