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Slide set: Scrub, the workhouse boy (story: York & Son, 11 slides, in/before 1888)

Known references to this set
1909
Descriptive catalogue of lantern slides: available for hire or purchase (London: Walter Tyler, 1909), 473

“By permission of the Authoress.”

c.1913
Lijst van lantaarnplaatjes (Nijmegen and Amsterdam: Ivens & Co., c.1913), 68
Other reference
1888
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), 305

“Alfred Pamperfield becomes apprenticed, goes to the theatre, and enjoys his glass, and nearly gets burned to death. Scrub, in the kitchen, declines beer, resists temptations, is promoted to serve behind the counter, and finally becomes a Sunday-school teacher.”

Lucerna ID  3002686

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 18 September 2021

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