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Slide set: Wedding bells (recitation: York & Son, 10 slides, in/before 1887)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
And they turned to gaze on the Fair Young Face
Slide 2
And the weary feet still kept on the Road
Slide 3
But the Village was gay for a Holiday
Slide 4
But they Woke her not, she Slumbered on
Slide 5
Strewing the Path of the Village Street
Slide 6
As the Bride passes on through the Floral Bower
Slide 7
Why does he Totter, then quicken his Pace
Slide 8
Drink and be Merry, Merry and Glad!
Slide 9
In the Gloom of the Night, from the Tombstone grey
Slide 10
The Vision
Other related organisations

in stock of Riley Brothers, 1887-1914 (item ref. 76)

in stock of UK Band of Hope Union, 1891

in stock of E.G. Wood, 1894 (item ref. 20107)

in stock of Wrench & Son, 1898

in stock of Walter Tyler, 1909 (item ref. 1276)

in stock of Ivens & Co., 1913

Main type of image
drawing / painting / print
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
unknown  (latest possible 1887)
Reading or song

Charlotte M. Griffiths, Wedding bells (1874)


The illustrated set appears to be a version for a single lantern; it is likely that another version, in which slide 10 was an effect for superimposition onto slide 9, was also available.


10 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3000440

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 16 May 2024

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