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Slide set: Mr and Mrs Brown and the mouse (story: W. Butcher & Sons, 8 slides, 1900-1907)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1**
Mr Brown and his wife are awakened by a mouse
Slide 2**
They both start in pursuit
Slide 3**
When the mouse runs into Mr Brown's nightcap
Slide 4**
Got him now said Brown
Slide 5**
Not quite said the mouse
Slide 6**
Hold on a minute said Mrs Brown
Slide 7**
There now did you ever
Slide 8**
In the end mousie wishes them good night
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
Other related organisation

in stock of Josiah T. Chapman, 1909-1912

Main type of image
drawing / painting / print
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
unknown  (earliest possible 1900, latest possible 1907)
Source of slide images
Related slide set

see generic title Mr and Mrs Brown and the mouse (generic set title – 4 different versions are known)

People involved in slide production

BUSCH, Wilhelm  (1832-1908) – creator of source image(s), all 8 slides

The images are based on Busch's series Die Maus oder Die gestörte Nachtruhe of 1860, but have been redrawn for the slides.

8 slides known to exist in private collection

8 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3000105

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 15 May 2020

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