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[Magic lantern entertainment] (lantern entertainment, Rodborough, Gloucestershire, England, January 1893)

Type of event
lantern entertainment
Full title
Magic lantern entertainment
Date
January 1893
Audience
over 40
People linked to event

LOCKYER, Reverend Edward  (1851- after 1901) – lecturer

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

“Rodborough, Parish Church. - A fortnight ago, we had our first tea in connection with our Band of Hope, which is conducted by our C.A. Scripture Reader, Mr. Old. Over forty members sat down to a good tea and were afterwards entertained by our Rector, Rev. E. Lockyer, with a magic lantern followed by various games. Mrs. Lockyer and other ladies and gentlemen, kindly came forward to assist in amusing the young folks. At the close our Rector gave us a word of encouragement, followed by a few words from Mr. Old; thus closes a very happy and well spent evening. (...)”

Lucerna ID 7001201

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 19 February 2011

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