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[Magic lantern lecture] (lantern lecture, Slaugham, Sussex (West), England, 8 January 1896)

Type of event
lantern lecture
Full title
Magic lantern lecture
8 January 1896
Time of day
Van Mission
People linked to event

DAVEY, Captain William R.  (1867-1941) – lecturer

G. McDermott, ‘The Church's Holy War: News from the Battlefield’ in Church Army gazette

“A flying visit. Slaugham, Sussex. – Capt. Davey paid us a short visit on Feb.8. In the evening, at Pease Pottage Mission Room, he gave a most interesting account of the Church Army work, illustrating his Lecture by Magic Lantern views. The Chairman (Rev. G. McDermott) referred to the excellent work which was being done amongst them by Capt. Hann, the resident Officer in the Parish. Capt. Davey gave earnest and helpful addresses at the Mission Room on the Sunday morning to the children, and at the usual service in the evening. On Monday evening he repeated his Lecture at the Hardcross Mission-Room, to an appreciative audience. The Rector (Rev. R.Addisopn Watson) presided. The total amount collected on behalf of the C.A: was £1 3s. 6d. Rev. G.McDermott, Curate.”

Lucerna ID 7000334

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 19 February 2011

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