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Slide set: Tom Atkins' armour (recitation: W. Rider & Co., 11 slides, 1894)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
And in these barracks is an armour room
Slide 2
When finished, Tommy looked at it with glee
Slide 3
He crept in at the door -- gazed about
Slide 4
The breastplate now he turned towards the light
Slide 5
Patterns of every shape, from neck to waist
Slide 6
Such joy as his was not allowed to last
Slide 7
A plan of vengeance struck him sharp and quick
Slide 8
All further movement suddenly he checked
Slide 9
And from the pedestal he slowly stepped
Slide 10


no image available
Slide 11


no image available
Other related organisations

in stock of William C. Muir, dates unknown

in stock of Chatham Pexton, 1894

in stock of Riley Brothers, 1898-1914 (item ref. 1110)

in stock of Walter Tyler, 1909 (item ref. 505)

Main type of image
life model
Main usage of set
recitation
Date of first manufacture
1894
Reading or song

‘Tom Atkins's armour’ in A terrible Christmas Eve [etc.] (1894)

Notes

The 1905 Riley catalogue only lists slides 1-10.

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Lucerna ID  3001379

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 16 September 2021

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