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Slide set: Fiddle and I (song: Bamforth & Co., 8 slides, 1898)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
Intro. with title
Slide 2
By road and river, countryside and town, I roam for ever with my fiddle brown
Slide 3
Creeping under barns so gladly when outside the winter howls
Slide 4
(Effect) Ah! it was gay night and day
Slide 5
Down by the willow, summer nights I lie
Slide 6
(Effect) Golden Junes and bleak Decembers rise around me as I play
Slide 7
On, on for ever till the journey ends
Slide 8
(Effect) Ah! it was gay night and day
Other related organisation

in stock of Riley Brothers, 1898-1914 (item ref. 1062)

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

Fred Weatherly and Arthur Goodeve, Fiddle and I (London: Enoch & Sons, 1883)

The images shown are probably from a set produced for a single lantern, with the 'effect' superimposed images already included. The set may also have been available with slides 4, 6 and 8 showing only the 'dream' image for superimposition using a double lantern.

8 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3001331

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 23 November 2016

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