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Slide set: The stolen sausage (story: York & Son, 9 slides, in/before 1888)

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Slide 1**
Master Fritz, his papa, his sister, and his uncle returning home with a sausage they have bought
Slide 2**
While Fritz is thinking how much will come to his share, his little dog steals it and runs in. They all give chase
Slide 3**
The cook, having gone down into the cellar to count out the potatoes for dinner, has left the trap-door open
Slide 4**
Fritz, too eager in the pursuit to notice this, tumbles down upon the cook, putting an end to all her calculations
Slide 5**
Fritz's papa follows his son, and the cook is knocked positively flat
Slide 6**
Fritz's sister pitches upon her papa, and the cook is pressed comparatively flatter
Slide 7**
Fritz's uncle falls upon the top, and the cook is squeezed superlatively flattest
Slide 8**
Bruised and crestfallen they mount to the surface again
Slide 9**
They continue the search. The dog having in meantime eaten the sausage, has a quiet laugh behind the door
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
Other related organisations

in stock of UK Band of Hope Union, 1891

in stock of Wrench & Son, 1898

in stock of J. Lizars, 1909 (item ref. 79)

in stock of Ivens & Co., 1913

Main type of image
drawing / painting / print
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
unknown  (latest possible 1888)
Reading or song

‘The stolen sausage’ in Scott's notes by the way


9 slides known to exist in private collection

9 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3001923

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 16 May 2024

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