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Slide set: The tramp and the nurse (comic: Bamforth & Co., 9 slides, 1901)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
Introduction, with Title
Slide 2
The nurse absorbed in a love story
Slide 3
A tramp arrives on the scene
Slide 4
The tramp decides he will have the seat for himself
Slide 5
He quietly persuades the child to move away
Slide 6
The tramp seats himself carefully close to the nurse
Slide 7
The nurse, still absorbed in the book, feels for the child
Slide 8
And finds the dirty tramp instead
Slide 9
The tramp gets the seat for himself
Other related organisation

in stock of Riley Brothers, 1901-1914 (item ref. 1272)

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

‘The tramp and the nurse’ in Short lantern readings 31 (1901)


9 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3001539

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 26 January 2012

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