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[Magic lantern entertainment] (lantern entertainment, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, 1 January 1895)

Type of event
lantern entertainment
Full title
Magic lantern entertainment
Date
1 January 1895
Reference
‘The Church's Holy War’ in Church Army gazette

“Christmas at Oxford: […] On New Year's Day we were again supplied with bounteous fare and cards - a large tree being decorated with lanterns, candles, oranges, tobacco, etc., from which every man received a large handkerchief. At the close a Magic Lantern Entertainment - subject - 'Christmas in Paradise.' Several distinguished guests came and cheered us with their company and counsel. The Brothers expressed their thanks in a warm and hearty manner.”

Lucerna ID 7000236

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 19 February 2011

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