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[Magic lantern lecture] (lantern lecture, Leeds, Yorkshire (West Riding), England, 31 December 1898)

Type of event
lantern lecture
Full title
Magic lantern lecture
31 December 1898
People linked to event

DAWBER, Captain   (fl. 1890s-1900s) – lecturer

‘The Church's Holy War’ in Church Army gazette

“HOW WE SPENT THE LAST HOUR OF 1898 Upper Armly. - On the last day of the year' 1898, we had a magic lantern and entertainment, the lantern lecture was conducted by Capt. Dawber, and was thoroughly enjoyed. Capt. Spicer, of the Leeds Labour Home, and Mr. Cowley and others sang and recited capitally. Coffe and buns were served at the interval. Then we went on to the church to spend the last half hour of the year in prayer with our Lord. R. B., for Capt. Walker.”

Lucerna ID 7000644

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 19 February 2011

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