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Slide set: John Bull, Junior: from the cradle to the wedding cake (story: Riley Brothers, 50 slides, 1902)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
Slide 2
Very Junior
Slide 3
Baby in high chair
Slide 4
His first tooth: delight of mama
Slide 5
Led to school
Slide 6
Interior of Infant school
Slide 7
Summer holiday. Building castles
Slide 8
Summer holiday. Wading
Slide 9
The Studious School-boy
Slide 10
Eating Jam on the sly
Slide 11
The Runaway knock
Slide 12
The Runaway knock. Lady appears
Slide 13
The Runaway knock. Calls her husband
Slide 14
The Runaway knock. Milkman calls
Slide 15
The Runaway knock. Catastrophe
Slide 16
The Runaway knock. Explanation
Slide 17
A 'Submerged' Junior
Slide 18
'Who made you?'
Slide 19
'Please, ma'm, he oughter know'
Slide 20
Young John joins a Cricket Club
Slide 21
Slide 22
Breaking up the Club
Slide 23
Introduced to Mr Whackem, M.A.
Slide 24
Slide 25
He begins to smoke
Slide 26
Slide 27
Slide 28
Doctor examines his tongue
Slide 29
Cannot take a pill
Slide 30
The Great Fight
Slide 31
After the Fight
Slide 32
Joins the Church Lads' Brigade
Slide 33
Slide 34
Obtains a bicycle
Slide 35
A 'Sharp Errand Boy'
Slide 36
Joins the Navy
Slide 37
Slide 38
An anxious moment. 'Is it a moustache?'
Slide 39
Slide 40
The Result
Slide 41
Buys a 'Stand-up turn-down'
Slide 42
Country Cousins
Slide 43
Slide 44
'Take in my card, please'
Slide 45
Interviewing the old gentleman
Slide 46
Talking papa round
Slide 47
Trying on the ring
Slide 48
Entering Church
Slide 49
Married. Leaving the Church
Slide 50
The Honeymoon
Other related organisations

in stock of Riley Brothers, 1902-1914 (item ref. 1287)

in stock of J. Lizars, 1909 (item ref. 1018)

in stock of Walter Tyler, 1909 (item ref. 274e)

in stock of J.W. Butcher, 1913

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

50 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3001554

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 30 August 2021

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