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Slide set: Watch him, Pincher (story: Bamforth & Co., 8 slides, 1895)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
Introduction, with title
Slide 2
'Ho! ho! he bellowed out at last, I've got you now, my lad, quite fast
Slide 3
'Now watch him, Pincher, keep him there, and I will to the house repair'
Slide 4
The boy, to make the dog afraid, began an apple cannonade
Slide 5
The farmer reached the guarded tree, with face brimful of spiteful glee
Slide 6
And up and down the limb he worked, and now and then the rope he jerked
Slide 7
The farmer's most substantial weight seemed to have sealed the bulldog's fate
Slide 8
While there the farmer helpless lies, and brings his dame up with his cries
Other related organisations

in stock of Riley Brothers, 1895-1914 (item ref. 821)

in stock of J. Lizars, 1909 (item ref. 362)

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

Robert Craven, ‘Watch him, Pincher’ in Short lantern readings 22 (1895)


8 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3001129

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 16 November 2012

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