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Slide set: The hare and the robbers (comic: Bamforth & Co., 8 slides, 1883-1888)

Known references to this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
Two robbers discover a plump hare hanging outside a window
Slide 2
They determine to steal the hare, and commence preparations for ascending
Slide 3
One of the robbers clutches the rope, and is pulled up by the other. An officer of justice appears
Slide 4
The officer attempts to arrest the robber below, but he ascends also out of the way
Slide 5
The officer is determined to have them and ascends himself
Slide 6
The robbers both get on one side of the rope and so pull the officer up on the other side
Slide 7
The robbers descend with the hare and keep their enemy suspended
Slide 8

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Catalogue of optical lantern slides (Bradford: Riley Brothers, 1905), 24
Lantern slide catalogue (Glasgow: J. Lizars, 1912), 13
Lucerna ID  3000469

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 11 March 2015

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