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Slide set: Our Father's care (recitation: Bamforth & Co., 14 slides, 1880s)

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Slide 1**
When suddenly starting, poor Nelly awoke
Slide 2**
'Ah, Nelly, my blessing,' the sick woman said
Slide 3**
With shivering limbs and her pattering feet
Slide 4**
The Farringdon market is open at five
Slide 5**
Then off to the pump she courageously goes
Slide 6**
And Nelly's poor mother is sick and alone
Slide 7**
And then looked within at his bright blazing fire
Slide 8**
And still Nelly kept singing her song
Slide 9**
The gentleman came down himself to the door
Slide 10**
And now let us look in that poor upper room
Slide 11**
'Ah! Nelly, you've come to see poor father die'
Slide 12**
And the hand of death had broken the chain of his grief and pain
Slide 13**
Mother must not grieve, thought Nelly
Slide 14
When, through the hand of Providence, there came the timely aid
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Lucerna ID  3000423

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 14 September 2021

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