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Slide set: That fellow Jones (recitation: Riley Brothers, 16 slides, 1908)

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Slide 1

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Slide 2
She was one of the sort who'd fling
Slide 3
I'd make the Sunday pudding
Slide 4
A vacancy, for which Jim applied
Slide 5
'We'll be most too fine to speak'
Slide 6
I'd just got dinner ready
Slide 7
There walks in Jones himself
Slide 8
'Leave my house this instant'
Slide 9
'Sally,' I says, 'remember, you must never,' etc.
Slide 10
Jones fell and broke his arm
Slide 11
We took our places in the church
Slide 12
'Christmas,' he says, 'is kindness'
Slide 13
I walked home very quiet
Slide 14
Jim speaks out that minute
Slide 15
He shook Jim's hand so hearty
Slide 16
And we had a jolly dinner
Other related organisations

in stock of Riley Brothers, 1908-1914 (item ref. 1580)

in stock of J.W. Butcher, 1913

in stock of Church Army, 1913 (item ref. LM 196)

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Date of first manufacture
Reading or song

‘Jim's Wife’, ‘That fellow Jones: a ballad for Christmas’ in several compilations


15 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3001837

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 21 August 2014

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