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Slide set: The door in the heart (recitation: York & Son, 10 slides, 1901)

Known references to this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
He sat within a room all bare and bleak
Slide 2
A lady with fair brow and smiling face
Slide 3
I see where you old homestead stood
Slide 4
And Willie's mother from the portico cried
Slide 5
Would tell us of the boys in the days of old
Slide 6
And, kissing Willie, bade us both good night
Slide 7
How proudly Willie led his fair young bride
Slide 8
Who in her dying prayer besought of Heaven
Slide 9
He staggered and fell back into the chair
Slide 10
He wrote in clear bold letters -- 'William Strong'
[York and Son supplementary catalogue 1901] (London: York & Son, 1901), 15

“(From Life Models). A Temperance Story.”

Catalogue of lantern slides for sale or hire (Manchester: Josiah T. Chapman, 1912), 418

“A Temperance Story.”

Lantern and slide catalogue 1913-14 (London: Church Army, 1913), 209

“A Temperance story. It shows how a door may be found into the most stubborn heart.”

Lijst van lantaarnplaatjes (Nijmegen and Amsterdam: Ivens & Co., c.1913), 254
Lucerna ID  3004107

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 20 April 2024

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