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

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

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

‘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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