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[Magic lantern lecture] (lantern lecture, London, England, 26 January 1884)

Type of event
lantern lecture
Full title
Magic lantern lecture
26 January 1884
first annual meeting
People linked to event

BARBER, W.H.  (fl. 1880s) – lecturer

Organisations linked to event
‘Meetings Reported From Bands of Hope’ in Quarterly Manual and Band of Hope Reporter

“Plumstead Village Wesleyan Band of Hope - The First Annual Meeting of this Society was held on Tuesday, Feb. 26. Mr. Geo. Radford presided. The presented by the Conductor showed that steady progress had been made during the past year, the statistics showing an increase of 51 members, the total number of members being 91, average attendance 60. The children sang and recited a number of pieces during the evening, to the enjoyment of all present, at the conclusion of which, Mr. W. H. Barber gave an interesting lecture on 'Egypt' with dissolving views. Prizes were presented by Miss Lowrie for Good Conduct, Attendance, Reciting, Modelling and Needlework &c. Miss Hopewell presented medals to those who had been in the Band of Hope a year.”

Lucerna ID 7001311

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 19 February 2011

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