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Slide set: The tale of a tub (story: York & Son, 12 slides, in/before 1888)

Individual slides contained in this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
While spinning yarns under the shade of the tub, they are startled by a loud roar
Slide 2
They spring to their feet and dodge the tiger round the tub
Slide 3
The chase grows warm, but they still keep the tub between them
Slide 4
The baffled tiger attempts to spring over the tub
Slide 5
Assisted by all parties, the tub performs a summersault, and the men sit upon the top to keep the tiger under
Slide 6
While wondering if they should ever get down, the tiger twists his tail through the bung hole
Slide 7
A bright idea seizes them, and they seize the tail
Slide 8
Clinging to it for dear life, they get a ride over the sandy plain
Slide 9
The tiger pauses somewhat exhausted, and they succeed in tying the knot
Slide 10
They let go the tail, and the tiger runs off with the tub
Slide 11
The tiger makes his way to the jungle, but never gets rid of the tub
Slide 12
So for ever afterwards all the little tigers were born with tubs to their tails
Slide title
Format
Image type
Production
Background
1
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Drawing / painting / print
Photography
N/A
image content: man | tiger | barrel
2
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Drawing / painting / print
Photography
N/A
image content: man | tiger | barrel
3
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Drawing / painting / print
Photography
N/A
image content: man | tiger | barrel
4
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Drawing / painting / print
Photography
N/A
image content: man | tiger | barrel
5
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Drawing / painting / print
Photography
N/A
image content: man | tiger | barrel
6
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Drawing / painting / print
Photography
N/A
image content: man | barrel
7
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Drawing / painting / print
Photography
N/A
image content: man | tiger | barrel
8
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Drawing / painting / print
Photography
N/A
image content: man | tiger | barrel
9
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Drawing / painting / print
Photography
N/A
image content: man | tiger | barrel
10
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Drawing / painting / print
Photography
N/A
image content: man | tiger | barrel
11
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Drawing / painting / print
Photography
N/A
image content: man | tiger | barrel
12
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Drawing / painting / print
Photography
N/A
image content: man | tiger | barrel
Lucerna ID  3000970

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 22 May 2020

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