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Slide set: The frolicsome dogs (story: Bamforth & Co., 8 slides, 1891)

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Slide 1

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Slide 2
So from his hand the stick now flies -- for an old man by no means slow
Slide 3
For none of them now felt inclined to let him take the stick away
Slide 4
Old Short to earth was quickly brought, still holding to his walking stick
Slide 5
For having lost the nimble cat, the dogs came scampering back again
Slide 6

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Slide 7
All three at once upon him pounce, and did their best to keep him down
Slide 8
The good old man, with many a sneeze, once more then struggled into light
Other related organisations

in stock of Riley Brothers, 1891-1914 (item ref. 423)

in stock of UK Band of Hope Union, 1891

in stock of Wrench & Son, 1898

in stock of J. Lizars, 1909 (item ref. 343)

Main type of image
drawing / painting / print
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
Reading or song

Robert Craven, ‘The frolicsome dogs’ in Short lantern readings 10 (1891)


6 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3000740

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 16 May 2024

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