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Slide set: Jessica's first prayer (story: York & Son, 10-28 slides, 1884)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1**
The coffee stall and its keeper
Slide 2**
Jessica's Temptation
Slide 3**
An Old Friend in a new dress
Slide 4**
Peep into Fairyland
Slide 5**
A New World opens
Slide 6**
The First Prayer
Slide 7**
Hard Questions
Slide 8**
An Unexpected Visitor
Slide 9**
Jessica's First Prayer answered
Slide 10**
The Shadow of Death
Hymns when used for a Service of Song
Slide 1

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Slide 2

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Slide 3

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Slide 4

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Slide 5

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Slide 6
Come let us join
Slide 7

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Slide 8

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Slide 9

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Slide 10

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Slide 11

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Slide 12

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Slide 13

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** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
Other related organisations

in stock of William Roberton, dates unknown

in stock of J. Brandon Medland, 1889

in stock of Riley Brothers, 1889-1914 (item ref. 205)

in stock of UK Band of Hope Union, 1891

in stock of UK Band of Hope Union, 1891

in stock of E.G. Wood, 1894 (item ref. 7622)

in stock of Wrench & Son, 1898

in stock of Newton & Co., 1899-1912 (item ref. HK-HL)

in stock of Peter Feathers, 1901

in stock of North of England Temperance League, 1906 (item ref. 49)

in stock of J. Lizars, 1909 (item ref. 792)

in stock of Walter Tyler, 1909 (item ref. 443-444)

in stock of J.W. Butcher, 1913

in stock of Church Army, 1913 (item ref. LM 36)

in stock of Ivens & Co., 1913

Main type of image
life model
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
Reading or song

‘Hesba Stretton’, Jessica's first prayer (London: Religious Tract Society, 1867)

Related slide set

see generic title Jessica's first prayer (generic set title – 7 different versions are known)


The Newton catalogue lists the story slides as their set 'HK', with the hymns as a separate set 'HL'. The Tyler catalogue lists the story and hymns as separate sets, with their stock numbers 443 and 444.


10 slides known to exist in private collection

11 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3000537

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 May 2024

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