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Slide set: The broken pitcher (song: Bamforth & Co., 9 slides, 1898)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
Intro. with title
Slide 2
Trip, trip over the grass merrily went a laughing lass
Slide 3
Her pitcher she bore unto the well in a mossy dell
Slide 4
But as she turned a hawthorn bush a youth rushed forth with speed so rash
Slide 5
That down came pitcher with such a crash and left her all a-mourning
Slide 6
My pitcher's gone, I had but one, what will my mother say?
Slide 7

no image available
Slide 8

no image available
Slide 9

no image available
Other related organisation

in stock of Riley Brothers, 1898-1914 (item ref. 1052)

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

‘Nemo’ and Henry Pontet (arr. Alfred Caldicott), The broken pitcher (London: W. Morley & Co., 1890)

Identification of the last two images of slides is not certain - copies in the Utteridge collection have lost their number labels.

6 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3001321

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 23 November 2016

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