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Slide set: Mr Lovechase and his dog Tray (story: York & Son, 12 slides, in/before 1888)

Known references to this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1

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Slide 2
The Dog offers a Determined Resistance
Slide 3
Tray pays a Thievish Visit to the Kitchen
Slide 4
Mr Lovechase is Compelled to Interfere
Slide 5
They enter a Cottage for Refreshment
Slide 6
Tray has Hostile Intentions towards the Cat
Slide 7
Mr Lovechase meets an Unexpected Enemy
Slide 8
Commencement of the Hunt
Slide 9
Tray hunts a Fox in a Peculiar Manner
Slide 10
Mr Lovechase Encounters an Unexpected Opposition
Slide 11
Mr Lovechase falls into a Ditch
Slide 12
Tragical end of the Celebrated Dog Tray
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), 295

“Lovechase commences the education of Tray by placing a sausage before him to teach him self-denial. Tray hunts cats and foxes, the latter in a peculiar manner, and at last meets with a tragic end by Mr. L.'s own clumsy shot.”

Lucerna ID  3002666

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 22 April 2016

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