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Slide set: Told to the missionary (recitation: Bamforth & Co., 4 slides, 1889)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
Just look 'ee here, Mr Preacher, you're a-goin a bit too fur;
Slide 2
But I takes her the follerin' Sunday down to the Grand Canell
Slide 3
And the water was tinged above me with a murdered creetur's blood
Slide 4
That's right, Mr Preacher, pat her -- you ain't not afeard on her now
Other related organisations

in stock of Riley Brothers, 1889-1914 (item ref. 208)

in stock of UK Band of Hope Union, 1891

in stock of Walter Tyler, 1909 (item ref. 403)

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

George R. Sims, ‘Told to the missionary’ in several compilations


4 slides known to exist in private collection

Subject keyword
SIMS, George R.  (1847-1922)
Lucerna ID  3000540

Record created by Richard Crangle and Lydia Jakobs. Last updated 7 September 2021

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