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Slide set: Ned Ridgway's escape (recitation: Bamforth & Co., 8 slides, 1892)

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Slide 1
We'll drink at six at the 'Jolly Bricks;' and the answer I make is 'No!'
Slide 2
There's a nice little shop below -- you've only to say the word
Slide 3
This hat has a tidy nap; this coat is about the thing
Slide 4
Rigged out in her Sunday gown, and sitting to pour the tea
Slide 5
With a carpet like that and a rug, a fellow must mind his feet
Slide 6
And he prayed, 'For the dear God's sake, one penny to buy me gin'
Slide 7
(Effect) His heart-broken wife lay sick, she laid on the floor for bed
Slide 8
Look here -- look over the way -- look round on every hand
Other related organisations

in stock of Onward Publishing Office, 1892

in stock of Riley Brothers, 1892-1914 (item ref. 470)

in stock of Wrench & Son, 1898

in stock of Walter Tyler, 1909 (item ref. 540)

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

Frederick Langbridge, ‘Ned Ridgway's escape: a temperance recitation’ in several compilations


8 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3000785

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 10 May 2024

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