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Slide set: The fireman's wedding (recitation: York & Son, 7 slides, 1891)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1**
It's a wedding -- that's what it is, sir
Slide 2**
So I jumped up and opened the window
Slide 3**
I got pushed up in a corner
Slide 4**
And there was the face at window
Slide 5**
When up sprang a young fireman
Slide 6**
He got on the top of the ladder
Slide 7**
Stand back, lads! stand back here they are
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
Other related organisations

in stock of Riley Brothers, 1891-1914 (item ref. 392)

in stock of UK Band of Hope Union, 1891

in stock of E.G. Wood, 1894 (item ref. 1374)

in stock of Wrench & Son, 1898

in stock of North of England Temperance League, 1906 (item ref. 51)

in stock of Walter Tyler, 1909 (item ref. 423)

in stock of J.W. Butcher, 1913

in stock of Ivens & Co., 1913

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

W.A. Eaton, The fireman's wedding (Sheffield: John Ward, n.d.)

Related slide set

see generic title The fireman's wedding (generic set title – 3 different versions are known)

Dated from Stationer's Hall copyright records.

7 slides known to exist in private collection

7 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3000711

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 May 2024

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