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Slide set: The Animals' Fountain (story: manufacturer unknown, 3 slides, in/before 1910)

Known references to this set
Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Annual Report 1910 (London: R.S.P.C.A., c.1910), 233

“In Italy, on the property of a rich but cruel man, was a wayside spring at which travellers desired to refresh their horses. The owner forbade this. One day an angel, disguised as a beggar, come with his donkey to the spring. He was forbidden to stay and refresh his animal. Becoming once more an angel he punished the man for his hardness, and so taught him, by bitter experience, to care for the needs of others.”

Lucerna ID  3007852

Record created by Sarah Dellmann. Last updated 23 February 2014

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