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Slide set: The juvenile smokers (story: York & Son, 6 slides, in/before 1888)

Known references to this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
Tom and Harry buy two cigars to smoke like men
Slide 2
Their Mother peeps over the wall and sees them
Slide 3
The Minister passes; they hide their cigars behind them
Slide 4
They light their cigars again
Slide 5
The smoke overpowers them. Tom is on the ground, and Harry leans against the wall
Slide 6
They sneak home, and are lectured for their folly
Other reference
Walter D. Welford and Henry Sturmey (compilers), The 'indispensable handbook' to the optical lantern: a complete cyclopaedia on the subject of optical lanterns, slides, and accessory apparatus (London: Iliffe & Son, 1888), 293

“Tom and Harry buy two cigars to smoke like men. The smoke overpowers them, and on sneaking home they get lectured for their folly.”

Lucerna ID  3001900

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 8 March 2024

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