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Slide set: Jessica's first prayer (story: York & Son, 10-28 slides, 1884)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
The coffee stall and its keeper
Slide 2
Jessica's Temptation
Slide 3
An Old Friend in a new dress
Slide 4
Peep into Fairyland
Slide 5
A New World opens
Slide 6
The First Prayer
Slide 7
Hard Questions
Slide 8
An Unexpected Visitor
Slide 9
Jessica's First Prayer answered
Slide 10
The Shadow of Death
Other related organisations

in stock of William Roberton, dates unknown

in stock of J. Brandon Medland, 1889

in stock of Riley Brothers, 1889-1914 (item ref. 205)

in stock of UK Band of Hope Union, 1891

in stock of UK Band of Hope Union, 1891

in stock of E.G. Wood, 1894 (item ref. 7622)

in stock of J. Lizars, 1909 (item ref. 792)

in stock of Newton & Co., 1912 (item ref. HK-HL)

in stock of J.W. Butcher, 1913

in stock of Church Army, 1913 (item ref. LM 36)

in stock of Ivens & Co., 1913

Main type of image
life model
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
Reading or song

‘Hesba Stretton’, Jessica's first prayer (London: Religious Tract Society, 1867)

Related slide set

see generic title Jessica's first prayer (generic set title)


The Newton catalogue lists the story slides as their set 'HK', with the hymns as a separate set 'HL'.


10 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3000537

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 16 March 2015

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