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Slide set: Harry Beckwith (service of song: York & Son, 18 slides, 1895)

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Slide 1
The master came suddenly upon them
Slide 2
This is very fine
Slide 3
I have put a mark at three texts
Slide 4
Come, come, you shall drink our health
Slide 5
He sang a song
Slide 6
Then his uncle spoke to him
Slide 7
They came upon Dora gathering ferns and flowers
Slide 8
Oh! such a funny present has come
Slide 9
She implored him to give it up
Slide 10
They had, still, however, a proposal to make
Slide 11
A friendly glass and a chat
Slide 12
You are killing your wife by inches
Slide 13
She looked at it for a few seconds in silence
Slide 14
Here's a sovereign for this week
Slide 15
Yes, two glasses of whisky
Slide 16
Two hours passed
Slide 17
Is that my husband in there?
Slide 18**
Your hand, darling! your hand
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
Other related organisations

in stock of Wrench & Son, 1898

in stock of Newton & Co., 1899-1913 (item ref. IT)

in stock of Riley Brothers, 1907-1914 (item ref. 1550)

in stock of J. Lizars, 1909 (item ref. 500)

in stock of Walter Tyler, 1909 (item ref. 858)

in stock of Ivens & Co., 1913

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

David Macrae, Harry Beckwith (n.d.)


1 slide known to exist in private collection

18 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3001816

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 8 May 2024

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