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Slide set: Norah: a temperance service of song (service of song: T.J. and W.F. Piggott, 31 slides, 1899-1906)

Known references to this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
Introductory slide, Norah
Slide 2
Norah Mason
Slide 3
A young man stepped forward
Slide 4
His father claimed his help
Slide 5**
A young woman carrying a baby
Slide 6
Pleading on his knees
Slide 7**
His father came to him
Slide 8
Ernest with his helpless charge
Slide 9
Making frantic signs to the people
Slide 10
He was borne to a place of safety
Slide 11
Hymn, God moves in a mysterious way
Slide 12
Hester came in quickly
Slide 13
Mr Gilbert called at Mrs Reeds
Slide 14
They sat upon the fallen tree
Slide 15
She went off, giving him no reply
Slide 16
Assembled at family worship
Slide 17
She showed him a letter
Slide 18
He would turn into the Welcome Mission
Slide 19
His employer came
Slide 20
His books were soon packed
Slide 21
Mr Mason's charming home
Slide 22**
He spoke to Mr Mason
Slide 23
A bicycle came upon them suddenly
Slide 24
Hymn, Go preach my Gospel
Slide 25
Ernest attacked and left as dead
Slide 26
He caught sight of Norah gardening
Slide 27
Ernest in Mr Mason's library
Slide 28
Ernest resting on the sofa
Slide 29
It was Norah who set down the cup
Slide 30
The wedding took place
Slide 31
Hymn, Good-night, in peace
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
F.M. Cowen (arr. John Burnham), Nell: the story of a London waif (London and Brentford: John Bateman and John Burnham, 1887), back cover
Catalogue entries (5)
Lantern slide catalogue (Glasgow: J. Lizars, 1909), 88
Catalogue of lantern slides for sale or hire (Manchester: Josiah T. Chapman, 1912), 496
Catalogue of lanterns, slides and accessories (London: J.W. Butcher, c.1913), 304
Lantern and slide catalogue 1913-14 (London: Church Army, 1913), 202

“Tells how a few simple words spoken at a Gospel Temperance Open-Air Meeting changed the life of the son of a publican.”

Lucerna ID  3003144

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 15 March 2024

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